Director of Engineering Services
James joined the Kansas Power Pool as Director of Engineering Services on January 1st 2017. James is responsible for coordination of KPP load and resources in the Southwest Power Pool Integrated Market, acquisition of generation resources and transmission service, cost and load forecasting for the KPP budget, annual development of the KPP budget and member rates, KPP member capacity accreditation testing and compliance, and participation in the Southwest Power Pool. Before joining KPP, James was the Director of the Electric and Water for the City of Winfield. James was with the City of Winfield for 21 years. While at the City of Winfield he earned his Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Wichita State University. James also attended Spartan School of Aviation where he obtained an Associates of Science and received Airframe and Power Plant Mechanic certification.