Jeff Salazar is a Regulatory Business Manager in the Regulatory Special Projects Department at Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) where he is responsible for coordinating the company’s participation in a company-wide Safety Culture Assessment as directed its regulator. He has worked for SoCalGas for 20 years and has held roles in Pipeline Safety & Compliance, Regulatory Affairs and Customer Services. In Pipeline Safety & Compliance he implemented the company’s Incident Evaluation Process (Root Cause Investigation) in support of the company’s implementation of PSMS, had oversight of the Operator Qualification Program, and managed various pipeline safety compliance programs. In Regulatory Affairs he managed the company’s participation in pipeline safety regulatory proceedings and cost recovery for capital projects. In Customer Services he worked with SoCalGas’ major customers implementing new projects and energy efficiency projects.