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About Us

David Roop

David Roop Former Director, Electric Transmission, Dominion Energy; National Academy of Engineering Member; President, CIGRÉ US National Committee

With 42 years in the electric utility industry, David Roop is one of the world's most respected power industry leaders and innovators.  In his position as Transmission Director for Dominion Energy, one of the largest U.S. power companies, he was responsible for the operation of all transmission assets. President of the CIGRE US National Committee, Mr. Roop is also a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and received the IEEE Power Engineering Society, 2014 Leadership in Power Award.  

David Roop has also been elected to membership in the National Academy of Engineering, where he helps review and guide electric industry policy for the United States.