V.P. of Operations


Chad Dwelley


B.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology
University of Maine
Master of Business Administration
Saint Joseph's College

Industry Experience

Technical Experience: Power System Protection, System Fault Analysis, Operational Maintenance & Troubleshooting, Integration & Automation, and Testing & Commissioning

Management Experience: Operations Management, Safety Management, Technical Training & Planning, and Project Management


Plan, direct and coordinate operations; formulate policies and strategic plans for future growth. Manage daily operations of personnel, develop and maintain QA/QC processes, and develop and implement health and safety processes.

Area of Focus

P&C Engineering, Operations

Career Certificates

NETA III Certified
Level I Thermographer

Previous Experience

Chad worked for TRC as a Field Engineer, taking on progressively larger roles within the company and working up to a Lead Commissioning Engineer overseeing various substation upgrades. He joined Electric Power Systems as a Lead Commissioning Engineer on the Maine Power Reliability Program and led the Commissioning and Energization of one of the first IEC 61850 integrated substations in the United States. Chad was responsible for the team of engineers performing the testing and commissioning of all 42 substations associated with the project. Before joining IRONHOUSE, he served as Operations Manager of the Maine/Vermont business unit.

Life Accomplishments

Married with two children