UTILITY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

2022 UPMG OFFICERS


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Maria Jarvis, CPSM – Chair | Senior Purchasing Agent at Hoosier Energy, Rural Electric Cooperative


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Melanie Cross – First Vice Chair | Director, Supply Chain Support and Supplier Diversity at Tennessee Valley Authority


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Scott Wilezol, CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M. -Second Vice Chair | Director, IT Sourcing at Duke Energy


PAST CHAIRS


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Derrick Glaze (2020) | Shared Services General Manager at Southern Company


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Raquel Ruiz-Castaneda, PMP (2018) | Director, Warehousing and Inventory Management at PPL Corporation


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Steve Williams (2015) | Director, Supply Chain Management (Power Delivery) at Southern Company


EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


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David Cosby | Director Sourcing and Procurement at PPL & LGE/KU


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Brian Hartz| Senior Vice President at Day & Zimmerman


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Casey Hicks| Regional General Manager at Black & Veatch


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Joe Hunter, CPM | Director of Operations and Materials Management, Utility at WESCO Distribution


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Benita Owens | Director of Purchasing at Joe Wheeler Electric Membership Corporation


SUPPLIER ADVISORY COUNCIL


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David Cottendon - Chair | General Manager at Ardmore Power Logistics, LLC


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Ken Carlson | Vice President, Global Sales & Marketing Services at Hubbell Power Systems


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Timothy R. Cutshaw, P.E. | Executive Vice President at Mesa Associates, Inc.


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Ray Fields | Director of National Accounts – Industrial at Ferguson Enterprises


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Ken Gunnufsen | Regional Marketing Manager at Howard Industries


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Tim Gladd | Vice President Channel Management, North America at Hitachi Energy


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Pat Jenkins | Regional Vice President, Sales at Hubbell Power Systems


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Joe LeNoir | Vice President of Sales at Stuart C. Irby


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Joe Lowey | Vice President of Sales, Power Distribution, North Region at Prysmian Group


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Todd McLellan | Senior Vice President at Gresco Utility Supply, Inc.


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David Shall, Ph.D., CSP, CRSP | Executive Vice President at Choctaw-Kaul Distribution Co.


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Mark McVay | Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Power Advocate


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Conrad Snover | President at Procurability


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Paulette Tate | President at Cantilever


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Craig Tennant | Vice President, Sales and Marketing at ERMCO


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Mike Thorne | VP Sales at Southwire Company


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Craig Vowell | Vice President, Sales at Thomasson Company


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Markley Ward | Director at Clarity Consulting Group


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Gary Wetzel | Vice President US Sales at S&C Electric Company


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Cora Williams | President & CEO at Ideal Electrical Supply Corporation