Sean is a leader and an award-winning program manager with 25 years of experience in the A&E industry. He has been with David Evans and Associates since 1996 and serves as Vice President of the firm’s Energy Business Unit, including TriAxis. His portfolio includes project development in the energy, water, land development, and transportation markets, including transmission, substation, telecommunication, wind generation, and transportation facilities. He understands the importance of effective communication, change management, consensus building, and marshalling resources at appropriate times for the project’s success.
Mike Antonishen, P.E.
Substation Practice Lead
Mike Antonishen holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and physics from Kalamazoo College in Michigan, and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (Oregon State University) with a focus on energy systems and controls. His interest in energy systems was sparked while researching ocean wave energy and testing prototype devices in a wave tank at Aalborg University in Aalborg, Denmark. Mike has wide ranging experience and interests that include utility system long range planning and design, intelligent device integration, and power system modeling, analysis, protection, and grounding. Mike lives in Corvallis, OR and enjoys everything the Pacific Northwest has to offer, from food and drink to exploration and adventure. Some of his favorite activities include trail running with his wife, hiking, mountain biking, and skiing.
Jon Lemon, P.E.
Transmission Practice Lead
Jon Lemon has over eleven years of transmission line design experience, working for utilities as well as in the consulting field. He has experience with all aspects of transmission line design from 69 kV up to 500 kV, including scoping and proposals, siting, permitting, structure and assembly design, project scheduling and estimating. His current role is the Director of Transmission Line Design. Prior to entering the energy delivery profession, Jon owned and operated a music recording studio in Portland Oregon. He still keeps his hand in the professional music world by playing in one of the Northwest’s most popular bands.
Energy Marketing Manager
Paula brings more than 23 years of brand management, marketing and business development experience to her role as the Energy Marketing Manager at David Evans and Associates, Inc. Since she started in 2007, she has specialized in energy, transportation and water and environment clients. She is responsible for leading strategic pursuits, facilitating client team efforts, and client and industry research. Paula also teaches chapters of the firm’s business development program. She understands the importance of collaboration, teamwork and effective communications to focus on client-led initiatives. Paula holds a Bachelor of Science in Business and Management. She was the 2010 SMPS President’s Award recipient and nominated as Marketer of the Year. She is also VP of Membership for her Toastmasters Club.