Michael Barkhuff

Michael is a 52 year old California native. He has been employed with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for 32 years. He began his career with LADWP as a ground-man on an overhead line crew and became a lineman five years later. He promoted through the ranks to his most recent position as a section manager.

Michael has been a martial artist since he was 18 years old. He enjoys exercising, working around his home, reading, drawing, astronomy, and a variety of other activities.

He is currently married to his lovely wife Gina for almost five years. They have no children. He and his wife have the pleasure and blessing of caring for her mother Carolyn who suffers from Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.

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