Mike has overseen engineering and operations for the American Public Power Association since 1996. He helped launch the Association’s Reliable Public Power Provider program and the Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo. He oversees the national mutual aid, safety, and security programs. Mike has served as chair of the National Electric Safety Code, on the boards of the Association of Demand Response and Smart Grid and the International Lineman’s Museum Hall of Fame, and on committees of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation. He is a registered Professional Engineer with more than 25 years of experience in the electric utility industry.