Kody Salem provides outstanding support for utility technology initiatives such as smart grid and advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems, and outage management systems. Specifically, he leads all business development and partnering efforts for E Source’s technology planning and implementation consulting division. In previous roles, Kody managed the consulting team, matching clients’ needs with best-fit talent. And he provides his own subject-matter expertise for client engagements. Kody has a strong background in radio frequency, instrumentation, and controls technologies, coupled with more than 30 years of technical operations and management experience. As a shift technical engineer and operator-in-charge at a US Department of Energy facility, he learned to lead nontechnical personnel through the performance of many complicated projects and daily operations tasks. Kody received a BS in electrical engineering technology from Purdue University.