TVA Is Powered by People You Know

TVA’s story is made of thousands of people. Some are engineers. Others are helicopter pilots, chemists, and administrative assistants. But all of them have a story, and together they make up ours. Meet the people proud to serve their neighbors throughout the Tennessee Valley.

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Melissa Washburn

Aircraft Pilot | Transmission Aircraft Services

Michael Carter

Manager of Safety Operations | Generation East

Scott Fugate

Senior Contracts Manager, Supply Chain | Knoxville, Tenn.

Eric Edwards

Dam Safety Inspector, Project Technical Lead | Chattanooga, Tenn.

James Manni

Program Manager, Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)| Chattanooga, Tenn.

Jason Ferguson

Custodian Team Leader, Cumberland Fossil Plant | Cumberland City, Tenn.

Lauren Pelto

Program Manager, Government Relations l Huntsville, Ala.

Lawanda Hayes

Senior Project Manager, Dam Safety, Navigation and Fossil Projects | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Michael Blaker

Captain, TVA Police & Emergency Management I Knoxville, Tenn.

Angela Simpson

Business Support Representative, Allen Combined Cycle Plant | Memphis, Tenn.

Marianne Shuler

Archaeologist & Tribal Liaison | Knoxville, Tenn.

Sherman Ford

Maintenance Manager | Memphis, Tenn.

Eric Donan

Surveyor Specialist | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Shana Woods

Energy Utilization Marketing Manager | Memphis, Tenn.

Julia Settles

Program Manager, EnergyRight® for the Home | Nashville, Tenn.

Janice Horn

Manager, CADNet School-to-Work Program | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Aaron Stewart

Regional Economic Development Specialist | West Tennessee

Vincent Wilson Sr.

Substation Electrician | Memphis, Tenn.

Chad Reed

Transmission Maintenance Specialist | Memphis, Tenn.

Jeff Ogden

Manager, Water Quality Support | Knoxville, Tenn.

Dave Harrell

Program Manager, Floating Cabins | Lenoir City, Tenn.

David Brewster

Manager of Natural Resources Management, West Region | Guntersville, Ala.

David Swann

Lead Combined Cycle Operations Technician | Memphis, Tenn.

Jonathan McCullough

Substation Maintenance Electrician | Middle Tennessee

Lana Bean

Manager, National Environmental Policy Act Program | Knoxville, Tenn.

Charlie Dolan

Metrology Technician | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Logan Stephens

Senior Program Manager, IT | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Christopher Siv

Telecommunications Planning Specialist | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Monica Alexander

Radiological Chemical Laboratory Analyst | Decatur, Ala.

Patrick Kiser

Manager, Civil Engineering | Knoxville, Tenn.

Crystal Galyon

Assistant Operations Manager | Kingston, Tenn.

Joyce Morel

Laborer Foreman | Bull Run Fossil Plant | Clinton, Tenn.

Greg Hadden

Senior Program Manager, Realty Services | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Allen Humphrey

Outage Maintenance Coordinator | Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant

Danny Gouge

Property Maintenance Foreman | Clinton, Tenn.

Amy Rossi

Senior Manager of Coal and Gas Generation Contracts | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Bill McElvain

Mechanical Maintenance Foreman | Watts Bar Nuclear Plant | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Nancy Proctor

The TVA Librarian | Knoxville, Tenn.

Liz Hamrick

TVA Zoologist | Knoxville, Tenn.

Heather Hamilton

Land Use Specialist | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Brett Hartis

Program Manager, Aquatic Plant Management | Guntersville, Ala.

Ruth Horton

Environmental Program Manager | Knoxville, Tenn.

Kellie Keith

Telecom Electrical Engineer | Chattanooga

Kristi Brown

Regional Economic Development Consultant | Starkville, Miss.

Jim Vineyard

Architect, Real Estate & Support | Knoxville, Tenn.

Brenda Sowter

Senior Physician | TVA

Amy Tate

Government Relations Manager | Tupelo, Miss.

Erin Pritchard

Senior Archaeological Specialist | Knoxville, Tenn.

Dawna Qualls

Senior Program Manager, Business Development + Renewables | Nashville, Tenn.

Todd Large

TVA Police Inspector | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Amanda Walls

Assistant Unit Operator | Kingston Fossil Plant | Kingston, Tenn.

Greg Nunley

Director of Coal Services | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Tom Mays

Hydro Tech Four | Norris, Tenn.

Felicia Blackwell and Alesia Justice

Power System Analysts | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Robbie Ansary

Customer Service Manager | Knoxville, Tenn.

Shannon Bennett

Sr. Program Manager, Strategy & Engineering | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Nigel Jones

Helicopter Pilot | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Holly Oswalt

Process, Performance and Stakeholder Management Specialist | Knoxville, Tenn.

Daniel Saint

Water Resources Civil Engineer | Knoxville, Tenn.

Randy DeHart

Plant Manager | West Paducah, Ky.

Adam Dattilo

Botanist | Knoxville, Tenn.

David Yancey

Reactor Engineer | Soddy-Daisy, Tenn.

Hill Henry

Senior Program Manager | Knoxville, Tenn.

Stephen Schoolfield

Program Manager, Enterprise Risk Management | Chattanooga

Michael Treas

Outage Coordinator | West Paducah, Ky.

Anita Snyder

Radiation Protection Technician | Spring City, Tenn.

Kendra Mansur

Environmental Attorney | Chattanooga

Jeff Perry

Senior Project Manager | Nuclear Engineering and Support Services

Philip Sharpe

Senior Instrument Mechanic Instructor | Decatur, Ala.

Karen Officer-Bell

Senior Project Manager | Chattanooga, Tennessee

Vinnie Passalacqua

Senior Reactor Operator | Sequoyah Nuclear Plant

Tony Townsend

Hydro Plant Manager | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Keri Chartrand

Recreation Agreement Specialist | Lenoir City, Tenn.

Ashley Floyd

Manager, Coal & Gas Services | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Mitesh Patel

Program Manager | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Warren Behlau

Manager, Enterprise Asset Management | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Damien Simbeck

Watershed Representative | Muscle Shoals, Ala.

Tim Hines

Radiography Technician | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Kim Curl

Power Customer Contracts | Knoxville, Tenn.

Ryan Blount

Senior Manager, Facilities Management, Power Operations & Transmission | Cumberland City, Tenn.

Brian Smith

Customer Service Manager | Jackson, Tenn.

Sharon Best

Director, Learning Growth + Management | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Annette Moore

Senior Manager of Central Region Hydro Generation | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Stories of Service

At TVA, our mission of service is embodied in our employees.

Husein Hasan

Senior Program Manager, Dam Safety | Knoxville, Tenn.

Clem Peters

Right of Way Specialist | Tennessee Valley

Jennifer Winstead

Environmental Technician | Middle & West Tennessee

Kim Pilarski-Hall

Wetlands Specialist | Knoxville, Tenn.

Grateful for the Mission

TVA employees give thanks for the opportunity to serve the 9 million people of the Tennessee Valley.

Kelvin Young

Watershed Representative | Paris, Tenn.

Dana Frazier

Executive Management Assistant | Nashville, Tenn.

Jeff Nolen

Radiation Protection ALARA Specialist | Soddy Daisy, Tenn.

Drew Frye

Senior Power Utilization Engineer | Chattanooga

Erica Thurman

Human Resources Generalist | Chattanooga, Tenn.

John Lytle

Systems Engineer | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Gabe Kurtz

Transmission Operations Compliance Enforcement Manager | Chattanooga, Tenn.

Travis Brickey

Senior Program Manager, Social Media | Knoxville, Tenn.

Meet More People You Know

Meet more TVA employees, and learn about some of the fascinating ways they serve the Tennessee Valley through their work in energy, environmental stewardship and economic development.

They’re your friends, your family, your neighbors. Get to know them.