Gary Seifert

Power System Consultant

Gary D. Seifert, P.E., E.E. is a seasoned electrical engineer rich in experiences as a senior program manager and systems engineer concentrating on renewable energy integration, resource assessment, SCADA cyber security, high reliability power and control systems, military power system integration, IEEE 1547 Standard development, and micro-grid integration. Gary has been a private consultant since 2014 and is providing engineering consulting support to international and US government teams (including DARPA RADICS and DOE’s CYOTE) and specializes in ICS Cyber security, SCADA systems assessment and design, microgrids and renewable energy integration. He was at the OSIsoft federal systems group for two years and was at the Idaho National Laboratory for 31+ years providing design, SCADA Cyber testbed, systems integration and energy research in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Mr. Seifert has managed technical tasks for a multitude of federal and military agencies and installed total energy and water systems and incorporated renewable energy at high levels of penetration while preserving performance. He has been a leader in the development of wind and solar energy and brings that expertise to a new generation of smart microgrid integration while preserving and enhancing reliability and availability.

Education and Certifications

  • Professional Engineer, State of Idaho
  • BS Electrical Engineer, University of Idaho

Work Experience

  • Engineering and Energy Systems Consulting (GATE Idaho)– 2014 – Present
  • OSIsoft Business Development and Federal Market Principal – 2011-2014 OSIsoft
  • Senior Program Manager and Power Electrical Engineer, Idaho National Laboratory- 1979-2011

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