Troy Nutter joined Puget Sound Energy in 2001 and currently serves as Manager of Operational Training. This role is responsible for technical training enterprise-wide including gas, electric, generation, customer service and Operator Qualification programs. He has previously held roles in the generation group and the safety department. He has an AAS degree from Centralia College in Multi-Occupational Trades with an emphasis on workforce development and a Journeyman Electrician. He has held a vocational teaching certificate since 1980. Troy serves as the chair of the advisory board for the Pacific NW Center of Excellence for Clean Energy and several other workforce development and technical and community college advisory panels.
In addition, he has chaired 3 the executive leadership boards for three federal training grants related to the energy sector in the Pacific Northwest totaling over $30 million and facilitated 6 energy sector skill panels. Troy is active with American Gas Association as part of the Best Practices Steering Committee and Peer Review committee programs. Troy also serves on the Midwest Energy Association Operator Qualificiation and Technical Training Committee. He also serves as co-chair of the national Operator Qualification Integrity Process (OQIP) Task Force.