Mike Rodela has 30 years in the electric utility industry. He began his career at SCE as a Groundman in the Transmission organization. While there he progressed to Apprentice Lineman and Journeyman Lineman. Later he transferred to the Distribution organization as a Journeyman Lineman, and went on to promote to an Electrical Crew Foreman. He left the field in 2002 for a position in T&D Safety as a Safety Environmental Specialist (SES). In his current role, he manages Field Safety Advisors who support the T&D business lines.