Project Management PDT

The Project Management Program Development Team is responsible for the strategy and structure of the annual WEI Program Management Industry Forum. Bringing together PMO leadership from across western North America, this team identifies the opportunities and challenges in the PM role, selects speakers and topics, and provides oversight for the planning subgroups supporting the Project Management summit.

For more information on this Program Development Team contact

Kris Taylor at taylor@westernenergy.org or at 971-255-4969

Committee Members

Yaa Aggrey-Fynn

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Manager, Project Management Office
Member

Phillip Andrew

Jacobs

Division Vice President - Utilities
Member

Brianna Callaway

Exponent

Manager
Member

Janette Cruz

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Sr. Enterprise Performance Planning Coordinator
Chair

Jennifer Dodson

Burns & McDonnell

EPC Project Manager
Member

Merdan Hojanepesov

EPCOR Distribution and Transmission Inc.

Project Manager, Distribution Projects
Member

Poonam Joshi

Burns & McDonnell

Project Manager - Substations
Member

Anne Langmaid

Wood Canada Limited

Project Portfolio Manager, Transmission & Distribution
Member

Andy Leija

Avista Utilities

IT PMO Manager
Member

Edward Kapono Lopez

Eugene Water & Electric Board

Project Manager
Member

Mikel Milton

Puget Sound Energy

IT Delivery Manager
Chair

Lloyd Nicholls

NorthWestern Energy

Director, Project Management
Member

Thomas Pankratz

NorthWestern Energy

Director, Electric Transmission Engineering and Project Management
Member

Traci Pepper

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager

Jacob Reidt

Avista Corp.

Sr Manager Project Delivery, Generation Production
Member

Ezra Richards

Portland General Electric

Manager, Project Management
Member

Scott Roberts

Seattle City Light

Project Management Improvement Program
Member

Anna Sanger Reed

Western Energy Institute

Executive Director of Programs
WEI Program Manager

Elizabeth Smith

Arizona Public Service Company

PMO Leader
Member

Suzanne Tamayo

Puget Sound Energy

Director, IT Shared Services
Member

Kristen Taylor

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager

John Wamala

Arizona Public Service Company

Project Management Leader
Member

Niecie Weatherby

Puget Sound Energy

Manager, Project Management
Member

Charles Woodard

Wilson Construction Company

Senior Estimator/Project Manager - Major Projects
Member