Brian Nugent grew up in Elk Grove, CA, has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He has worked for PG&E for the last 33 years focused on improvements to Engineering/Design, Estimating, and Billing processes & tools for electric and gas distribution Engineering Estimators. For the last 3 years Brian has been primarily focused on pole loading. Brian’s forte is optimizing data architecture for business processes. He has a track record of migrating paper intensive to database driven processes by discovering business logic datasets, designing business driven algorithms, and building data integration between systems.