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Are Your Feeders Fully Optimized for Grid Reliability?
Momentary power outages matter, now more than ever. Feeders are often the starting point for reliability improvement on the distribution system because one issue on these lines can affect customers all the way to the edge of the grid.

Enhancing feeder protection with automation does not need to be overly complex or difficult. Join us as experts from Oncor and S&C Electric Company discuss practical steps to modernize your feeders to meet the challenges of the future.

Oct 5, 2021 11:00 AM in Central Time (US and Canada)

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David Myers
Vice President of Feeder Automation @S&C Electric Company
David Myers is Vice President of Feeder Automation at S&C Electric Company, and he has more than 30 years of experience in electric power systems engineering and leadership. David is responsible for product engineering, product development, and product management for S&C’s overhead and underground feeder automation products, including switchgear, electronics, and controls. Recent previous roles at S&C include leadership positions in power quality and energy storage products, the Asia-Pacific business unit, the metal-enclosed gear products division, and field service.
Jerry Yakel
Regional Vice President, South Central Region @S&C Electric Company
Jerry Yakel is Regional Vice President, South Central Region, at S&C Electric Company. Jerry has more than 35 years of power industry experience, including leadership roles in sales, product management, strategy development, pricing, and marketing communications. He presently leads an industry-leading sales team that solves power systems and reliability problems for customers in the U.S. southern-central states, including Texas, Mississippi, and Nebraska.
Jeremy Preas
Distribution Scada Automation Manager @Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC
Jeremy Preas is the Distribution Scada Automation Manager at Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC, providing engineering and technical support for distribution SCADA, as well as protection and control systems as applied to Oncor’s fleet of Distribution Automation equipment, MV/LV distribution networks, and automated LC&I systems. Jeremy was manager at the Distribution Operations Center prior to his current role, and he previously worked within Oncor’s Transmission unit as a Protection & Control Technician and System Protection Technical Specialist.