Committee Chairs

Below are the officers of the USNC. To view a complete list of our executive committee members, click here.

Chris Root, USNC President
Chief Operating Officer
Vermont Electric Power Company
366 Pinnacle Ridge Road
Rutland, Vermont 05701
Tel: 802-770-6231
Em: croot@velco.com


Jim Hogan, Vice President & Chair, Marketing & Membership Committee 
Vice President
Burns & McDonnell
9400 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO  64114
Tel:   816-822-3470
Fax: 816-822-3296
Em:  jhogan@burnscd.com


Chris Kelly, Treasurer
VP Electric System Engineering
National Grid
40 Sylvan Road
Waltham, MA  02451
Tel:  781-907-3111
Em:  chris.kelly@nationalgrid.com


Keith E. Lindsey, Vice President & Chair, Awards & Recognition Committee 
Lindsey Manufacturing Company
P.O. Box 877, 760 N. Georgia Ave.
Azusa, CA 91702
Tel: 626-969-3471
Em: keith.lindsey@lindsey-usa.com


John D. McDonald, Vice President & Chair, Technical Activities Committee 
Smart Grid Business Development Leader
GE Grid Solutions
4200 Wildwood Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339
Cell: 770-853-3560
Em: johnd.mcdonald@ge.com


Elizabeth LaRose, Vice President & Chair, Nominations & Appointments Committee 
General Manager
GE Power
1 River Road
Schenectady, New York 12345
Em: elizabeth.larose@ge.com


B. Don Russell, Vice President Administration & Secretary 
Regents Professor
Texas A & M University
Dept. of Electrical Engineering
238 Wisenbaker Engineering Research Center
3128 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3128
Tel:    979-845-7912
Fax:   979-458-1139
Em:   bdrussell@tamu.edu