Gregory M. Ferree

Vice President, Vegetation, Inspections and Operational Services Southern California Edison

Greg Ferree is vice president of Vegetation, Inspections and Operational Services in the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) organization at Southern California Edison. He is responsible for all vegetation management, inspections operations and optimization of T&D’s grid contracts, technical training and central field services functions.

Ferree has served in many leadership positions at SCE. Most recently, Ferree was vice president of Distribution in the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) organization. In this role, he was responsible for all aspects of electrical and civil design, construction, maintenance and inspection of the overhead and underground distribution network at SCE, as well as material oversight, vegetation management and all associated field accounting activities.

Ferree previously led the Corporate Storm Performance Improvement Program to identify and implement companywide process and technology improvements related to SCE’s emergency response activities. Before that role, he was the director of Business Process and Technology Integration, responsible for translating the operating vision of T&D into a comprehensive set of technology and process improvement initiatives, including the execution of a portfolio of smart grid projects and incorporating those technologies into operations.

Ferree joined SCE in 1984 and has held a variety of craft, line, staff, supervisory and senior leadership positions, including working as a district manager, system supervisor of grid operations, service crew foreman, troubleman, lineman and meter reader.

Ferree earned a Bachelor of Science in Business and Management from the University of Redlands and an MBA from the University of Southern California.

Gregory M. Ferree