John S. Brown, PE
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1971
Graduate Studies in Nuclear Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1973-1974
Registered Professional Engineer: North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Florida
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Power Engineering Society
Protective Relaying Committee
Mr. Brown joined Carolina Power & Light Company in 1968 in the Substation Design Section where he worked while completing his BSEE degree at North Carolina State University in 1971. From 1971 to 1978 he was engaged in the design of relay, revenue metering and communications for the Transmission Department of CP&L.
In 1978 Mr. Brown became Central Division Superintendent of Services where he supervised 41 engineering, technical and craft employees; engaged in the installation and maintenance of revenue metering equipment, distribution substations and communication systems; as well as vehicle fleet management and maintenance and electric dispatch operations.
In 1986 Mr. Brown became Area Distribution Manager in Asheboro, NC where he oversaw the engineering, construction, maintenance and operation of a portion of the CP&L Distribution System serving 41,000 customers over 1,700 miles of distribution lines.
In 1991 Mr. Brown joined UTEC as a partner.
Mr. Brown has served as project manager and principal engineer for the design of transmission interconnection facilities for over 2500 MW of gas and combined cycle generation.