BHI Energy (BHI) welcomes Doug Donahue to the organization as T&D Training Manager. In this role, he is responsible for developing and delivering best-in-industry training processes and content to our crews. Doug’s passion for safety, mentoring and training has led to varied leadership roles in the industry, including serving on the board of the Northwest Lineman College.
Doug brings over fourteen years of Transmission & Distribution experience to BHI, beginning his career as a lineman. He comes to BHI from Spark Power Corporation, where he worked as Construction Superintendent over substation & transmission and implemented the Company’s linemen/substation tech apprentice programs. Prior to that, Doug worked for North Houston Pole Line for six years as Regional Safety Director, where he oversaw safety for electric transmission & distribution operations in Texas.
Doug also worked in safety roles at NW Natural as Construction Safety Superintendent and MYR Group as Regional Safety Manager. He worked for four years with Pacific Power as Operations Manager and Senior Field Safety Manager. Doug received his Journeyman lineman card from the IBEW Local125 in Portland, Oregon.
Doug holds a BA in History, from Boston College in Massachusetts, as well as several training-related certifications.