Dr. Allen G. Morinec, P.E., has over 29 years of experience in transmission and distribution power systems working at FirstEnergy Corporation where he is currently a supervisor in the Transmission and Substation Services Department, Protection & Control section. His fields of interest include power quality, industrial & commercial power systems, National Electrical Code, power system protection, and substation maintenance. Dr. Morinec is a graduate of Cleveland State University where he is also an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cleveland State University where he instructs “Electric Power Systems”. He has served as an officer at various positions in the IEEE Cleveland Section and assisted in the development of 6 IEEE standards related to power quality. He has is education chairman of the International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) Western Reserve Division, and a senior member of IEEE.