Steven E. Collier
Steven E. Collier is Vice President of Business Development at Milsoft Utility Solutions. Operating from his office in Austin, Texas, he assists Milsoft with corporate business development and industry relations. Since starting his career at Houston Lighting & Power in the early 1970s, he has worked as a consultant or executive with energy, telecom and technology companies in the United States and abroad. He has degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Houston and Purdue University, and is a designated IEEE smart grid expert. Besides blogging as SmartGridMan, he writes and speaks widely on new and emerging energy, telecom and information technologies.