Daniel Beans has been appointed director of California’s Roseville Electric Utility. He will start Feb. 7, 2022.
Beans is currently the Director of Redding Electric Utility, where he has worked since 2005. In 2017, Beans was appointed to his current position.
He began his career with Redding Electric Utility in 2005 as an electrical engineer and has worked in all aspects of the utility in the years since. Prior to that he worked for more than a decade in engineering firms in the private sector.
Beans is currently the vice president of the California Municipal Utilities Association, board member of the American Public Power Association, and commissioner for the Balancing Area of Northern California.
In October 2021, Roseville Electric reported that Electric Utility Director Michelle Bertolino was retiring after nearly 30 years in the electric utility industry.