Jodie Lamb is the Pipeline Safety Planning Manager at Avista Utilities in Spokane, Washington. He is a Licensed Engineering Geologist and certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Jodie practiced as a consulting Engineering Geologist for 16 years, managing a broad range of natural gas and liquid petroleum pipeline projects. In 2013, Jodie accepted a position as Avista’s Gas Programs Manager and led efforts to streamline Avista’s Leak Survey, Atmospheric Corrosion, Isolated Steel, and Pipeline Marker Programs. Currently, Jodie is leading implementation of a Pipeline Safety Management System for Avista in alignment with American Petroleum Institute Recommended Practice 1173.