Kevin Damron has years of experience in power system protection at Avista and SEL. Kevin’s current role is as a Principal Transmission Operations Engineer at Avista. Kevin actively participates in the industry by being involved with the Western Protective Relaying Conference (WPRC), Hands-On Relay School, North American Transmission Forum (NATF), and WECC committees.
Kevin has written several papers on protective relay applications and lessons learned. Kevin also has taught an undergraduate power system protection class at Gonzaga since 2013 and is an IEEE Senior Engineer.
He also served the program as the first T&D Industry Liaison Engineer, tasked with building a structure of support from the power industry to advise the program moving forward.