Manny Gonzalez is a Gas Systems Program Manager leading strategy and pipeline policy in the Gas Systems Integrity Staff and Programs organization at SoCalGas. He has held increasing responsibilities over his 18-year career at SoCalGas such as Operator Qualifications Manager, Engineering Design Team Lead, Project Manager, Engineering Supervisor, Sr. Engineer, Gas Transmission Planning Engineer, Distribution Dispatch Supervisor, and Field Supervisor. Additionally, Manny has a robust knowledge of general rate cases and have supported Gas Transmission, Underground Storage, Major Projects, and Gas Engineering in developing workpapers and testimonies. Manny is the founder of FLAME (Future Leaders and Mentoring Engineers), a community of engineers that grow SoCalGas’ engineering development and mentoring program. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from CalPoly, Pomona, has completed the Project Management Certification from Caltech, and is a Licensed Professional Engineer.