James E. (Jim) Jerge joined EASi in 2015, bringing more than 40 years of electric utility engineering and management experience. Jim most recently served as engineering manager for UC Synergetic for eight years, providing distribution engineering and design services. For nearly 30 years prior to that, Jim worked for American Electric Power in various capacities including manager of Distribution Engineering Services. He has extensive experience in electric distribution, budgeting, work process optimization and providing excellent customer service. Jim is a Registered Professional Engineer in six States. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Gannon University.