Wildfire Planning + Mitigation PDT

Program Development Teams (PDTs) are a diverse mix of energy industry professionals responsible for the content creation of programs. The leadership team explores contemporary topics, exchange thoughts throughout the year and supports the effort to bring in content experts.

For more information on this Program Development Team contact

Jessica Grant at grant@westernenergy.org or at 971-255-4970

Committee Members

Jessica Grant

Western Energy Institute

Program Manager
WEI Program Manager

Daniel Honeyfield

Riverside Public Utilities

Manager, T&D Maintenance Planning
Member

David James

Avista Corp.

Wildfire Resiliency Plan Manager
Member

Joy Mastache

Sacramento Municipal Utility District

Senior Attorney, Office of the General Counsel
Member

James McKendry

BC Hydro

Transmission Vegetation Program Manager, Integrated Planning
Chair

William Messner

Portland General Electric

Director, Wildfire Mitigation & Resiliency
Member

Richie Veihl

San Diego Gas & Electric Company

Fire Science and Coordination Program Manager
Member

Paul Wienecke

Clark Public Utilities

Forestry Maintenance Manager
Member