Joining Elliot in 1999, Don worked as an Apprentice Lineman, Journeyman Lineman, and served as Field Safety Director until his promotion to Managing Director of Safety and Training in 2005. He attended business administration courses at University of Kentucky and holds a wide range of certifications, including Certified Loss Control Professional, Green Certified Utility Safety Professional, Certified Environmental Safety and Health Trainer, Safety Management Specialist, Construction Safety and Health Technician, and Occupational Health and Safety Technologist. Don has over 22 years working in the Transmission and Distribution industry.
Lawrence, who goes by “Kaz”, has been with PG&E for 5 ½ years and has more than 31 years of Electrical Transmission and Distribution operational experience in the utility industry. He has a BS in electrical engineering from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI and has recently completed his Lean Six Sigma - Green Belt certification. During his tenure in Electric T&D, he was instrumental in advancing his organization’s leadership development and participated in numerous cross-LOB safety projects. Additionally, Kaz has been the Director lead for the PG&E/IBEW Local 1245 West Coast Lineman’s Rodeo. A former Lineman from the Mid-west, Kaz has a great passion for safety and employee engagement. He is a strong supporter of the safety culture and health and wellness work in progress across PG&E. On a more personal note, Kaz loves to work out, play golf, do woodworking and spend time with his daughter Katie who lives in Wisconsin.