Ozan has attained a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. Since he graduated in 2006, he has focused his career development in leading the field of Industrial Automation and Controls Engineering. He started his career automating wood handling and paper mill facilities. Since 2009, he has been applying his experience to engineer hydro plants and fish facilities for Tacoma Power, a part of Tacoma Public Utilities. He is currently managing a team of engineers and engineering technicians for the maintenance, modernization and automation of new and existing hydro plants and fish facilities within the “Tacoma Power – Generation” group.