MINNEAPOLIS (May 24, 2016) – Tami Anderson has been named an associate transmission planning engineer at Burns & McDonnell’s Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) office, where she will lead power system studies and planning within the firm’s Business & Technology Services (BTS) Group. Equipped with more than 20 years of business consulting experience in the utility industry, Tami will support clients across the United States in developing new system strategies and executing transmission planning and operational studies.
“Our utility customers are committed to improving the reliability of America’s energy infrastructure, and they’ve come to depend on Burns & McDonnell to help define how to get this done,” said Gene Sieve, vice president of Burns & McDonnell’s MSP office. “The addition of Tami to our expansive Transmission Planning team in the Twin Cities further enhances our ability to be responsive and provide solutions to clients’ most difficult challenges.”
Tami’s vast experience in transmission planning and the utility industry includes a variety of regional roles. For nearly a decade she served as manager of transmission planning for the Mid-Continent Area Power Pool Corp. (MAPPCOR), organizing development of the company’s annual 10-Year Regional Transmission Plan and overseeing NERC compliance analysis and studies. Tami has also worked as a project manager for WestConnect Regional Planning and as a transmission planning consultant for Great River Energy.
Tami received a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering, with a power emphasis, from South Dakota State University. She earned a Project Management Certificate from the University of Minnesota.
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