Safety Steering Committee

The MECA Safety Steering Committee is a diverse group of industry specialists from Michigan’s electric cooperative and municipal utilities. This committee provides strategic leadership and content guidance for MECA safety programming.

Chris O’Neil
General Manager / CEO
HomeWorks Tri-County Electric Cooperative

Greg Karsten 
Director of Natural Gas Operations and Fleet Management
Presque Isle Electric & Gas Co-op

Matt Monroe  
Senior Safety Specialist
Wolverine Power Cooperative

Katie Abraham
Executive Director
Michigan Municipal Electric Association (MMEA)

Mike Parsons  
Electric Department Foreman
City of St Louis Electric Department

Davene Ivey
Energy Services Coordinator
Bay City Light & Power