Rich Cummings, Vice President of Grid Operations at Mosaic. Rich provides a unique set of skills to Electric Distribution Operations customers that include expert consultation for complex design, performance improvement, and competency development solutions. Rich’s expertise comes from providing services to dozens of large, medium and small electric utility customers and is balanced with a deep understanding of Operations, Technology, and Training. These skills have evolved alongside the industry changes after spending over 22 years providing process and role-based training for Distribution System Operators. Those that have worked with Rich describe him as a true mentor with an open-door policy and a willingness to share his experiences to help others learn. He sees potential in people and his patience, passion and ability to be calm and present in challenging situations and projects makes Rich a true partner on projects.