Phil is a Principal Engineer for Transmission and Distribution Strategies in Idaho Power’s Transmission and Distribution Planning Department. In Phil’s 24 years with Idaho Power he has worked in a number of engineering capacities including Hydro automation engineer, EMS/SCADA engineer and Research, Development and Deployment engineer. Prior to Idaho Power, Phil worked for two other utilities in power generation engineering and has 31 years of engineering experience. Phil holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master of Engineering degree in Electrical Engineering. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Idaho and Oregon.