Richard W. Steeg

Richard Steeg’s 45-year career in the electric and gas utility, and transportation industries (37 years utility) is uniquely distinguished by significant depth and breadth of experience in management, design engineering, operations, maintenance, and construction. He has held several key management positions in the utility, and public and private sectors related to the effective delivery of services, and improvements in system performance. His utility career has been focused on the operations, maintenance, design, and construction of gas and electric distribution systems, and electric transmission systems. His positions have been as varied as design engineer through key leadership in all facets of the utility environment; and, as senior executive in related functions in the private sector. He is keenly focused on transmission and distribution utility systems asset resiliency, reliability, and systems performance, all necessary tenants in support of grid ‘readiness’ for the next-generation utility.