Brandon McEwen is the Vice President/Engineering Manager at Utility Design Services. He is responsible for the company’s professional engineering activities and leads design teams for high voltage substations, relay protection and control, electrical system studies, and other electrical projects. Prior to UDS, Brandon worked as an Electrical Engineer and later a Project Engineer with BHMG Engineers. Brandon has a wide range of professional experience including project design work on complete substation projects, relay protection and control design, SCADA system design, power generation systems, arc flash studies, and other power system analysis. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and is currently licensed as a Professional Engineer in Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Indiana, Wisconsin, Ohio, Kentucky, and Hawaii.