Manager, Grid of Things - Pacific Gas & Electric
Tom Martin is the Manager of Pacific Gas & Electric’s Grid of Things team focused on using new technology and analytics to support the electrical grid as it integrates millions of smart meters, hundreds of thousands of solar rooftops, tens of thousands of electric vehicles, and all of the potential interconnected appliances and technologies in the home connect to PG&E’s power generation, monitoring, and delivery networks. Tom serves as a product manager and people leader to strategically align internal/external stakeholders and deliver new analytics and situational intelligence products for Pacific Gas & Electric. Previously, Tom was a member of the Smart Grid Program Management team at PG&E setting the strategy for PG&E’s Smart Grid portfolio of R&D projects and managing the newly created California EPIC program focused on funding new electricity system innovations through technology demonstration. Prior to coming to PG&E, Tom was an Electrical Engineer in Black & Veatch’s Federal Services Division. Tom holds a BS in Electrical Engineering and an MBA, both from the University of Notre Dame.