Craig Collar | Assistant General Manager • Power, Rates & Transmission Management
Craig joined the utility in 2006 as a senior manager for Energy Resource Development. He was promoted to Assistant General Manager of Power, Rates and Transmission Management in November 2012. His areas of responsibility include power scheduling, short-term and long-term resource planning, resource development, power and transmission contracts, rates, energy risk management, load forecasting, and NERC compliance coordination activities.
Prior to joining the PUD, Craig was employed at Kimberly-Clark Corporation for 16 years, serving in several positions that included energy and environmental manager, operations manager, operations leader, technical manager and mechanical engineer. He earned his MBA at Colorado State University and holds a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering at Montana State University. He also served in the U.S. Navy as a nuclear submarine officer.