As the managing director of customer utilities at Chelan County PUD, John is responsible for the distribution, water, wastewater, and customer service functions of the utility. John has held this position for 12 years and has worked in the utility industry for twenty five years.
John has had the opportunity to work on a wide variety of strategic issues within the utility on projects ranging from siting large infrastructure projects to developing rate proposals reflective of our evolving industry. In addition, John has implemented multiple technology projects and has championed the stakeholder engagement initiative within Chelan PUD. Most recently, John has been the lead Senior Manager helping to develop the Chelan County PUD wildfire mitigation plan
John has a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Washington University and is currently a Western Energy Institute board member as well as founding member of the Large Public Power Council Customer Service Executive Committee.