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Staff

Our Dedicated Team

We love our employees and know they make the PK Electrical promise of a commitment to innovative electrical designs a reality. We are proud to be one of the best places for electrical engineers to work. Our unique collaborative model and professionalism makes PK Electrical, Inc. one of the top electrical engineering firms nationwide.


Karen D. Purcell, P.E.

Karen D. Purcell, P.E.

Principal

Karen Purcell

kpurcell@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8833


Hometown: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Widener University

Years of Experience: 30

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Running
  2. Favorite food: Creamy peanut butter
  3. What dumb accomplishment are you most proud of? Attending 59 Elton John concerts
Alan Wiskus, LEED AP BD+C

Alan Wiskus, LEED AP BD+C

Principal

Alan Wiskus

awiskus@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3160


Hometown: Dedham, Iowa

Years of Experience: 32

Other Info:
  1. Secret talents: EMT
  2. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Flying/pilot
  3. Best way to spend a day off: In the great outdoors
Joey Ganser, P.E.

Joey Ganser, P.E.

Engineering /Operations Manager

Joey Ganser

jganser@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8820


Hometown: Sparks, Nevada

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology

Years of Experience: 12

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Snow and water skiing
  2. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Cooking dinner for my family
  3. What dumb accomplishment are you most proud of? I once beat Sonic the Hedgehog in less than an hour
Dugan Hadler, LEED AP BD+C

Dugan Hadler, LEED AP BD+C

Design Manager

Dugan Hadler

dhadler@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8826


Hometown: Sparks, Nevada

Education: IBEW/NJATC

Years of Experience: 20

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: anything outside, skiing, camping, boating, fishing, etc.
  2. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Swimming – I can do it, but reserve the talent strictly for survival situations, of which I have not been in… which is nice.
  3. What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever received? “Be honest and work harder than anyone around you.” My dad used to tell me that.
Mike Greene, P.E.

Mike Greene, P.E.

Design Manager

Mike Greene, P.E.

mgreene@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3163


Hometown: Denver, Colorado

Education: Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder

Years of Experience: 21

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Outdoor recreation
  2. Most interesting place you’ve been: Inside the Great Pyramids at Giza
  3. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Skydiving
Scott Pruter

Scott Pruter

Senior Project Manager

Scott Pruter

spruter@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8831


Hometown: Orange, Texas

Education: Bachelor degree from the University of Texas

Years of Experience: 41

Other Info:
  1. Most interesting place you’ve been: Costa Rica
  2. Dream vacation: Iceland and Scandinavia
  3. Favorite food: Mexican food
Martin St. Peter

Martin St. Peter

Senior Project Manager

Martin St. Peter

mstpeter@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3172


Hometown: Damar, Kansas

Education: IBEW Apprenticeship

Years of Experience: 46

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime: Golfing
  2. Most interesting place you’ve been: Utila, Honduras
  3. Something you’ve crossed off your bucket list: Skydiving
Brian Cuneo, P.E., RCDD

Brian Cuneo, P.E., RCDD

Technology Manager

Brian Cuneo

bcuneo@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8824


Hometown: San Rafael, California

Education: Master of Science in Construction Management and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley

Years of Experience: 30

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Skiing and mountain biking
  2. Favorite band: Eagles
  3. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Kite surfing
Alana Butler

Alana Butler

Technology Project Manager

Alana Butler

abutler@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3169


Hometown: Parksville, British Columbia, Canada

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada

Years of Experience: 12

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Gardening
  2. Dream vacation: Cruise around the Greek islands
  3. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Taking the dog for a walk
Rob Bogan

Rob Bogan

Technology Project Manager

Rob Bogan

rbogan@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3173


Hometown: Norfolk, Virginia

Education: Associate of Electronics Engineering and Associate of Business

Other Info:
  1. Most interesting place you’ve been: Xunantunich Mayan ruins in Belize
  2. Favorite food: Sushi
  3. Best way to spend a day off: Bird hunting
Bryan Dagerman, P.E.

Bryan Dagerman, P.E.

Electrical Design Engineer

Bryan Dagerman

bdagerman@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8828


Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno

Years of Experience: 13

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Skiing! I grew up skiing and after college, I stopped for a while, but now I’ve gotten back into it. I’m getting my kids into it as well just like my parents did for me, it has been a lot of fun.
  2. Favorite food: I love Mexican food, so tacos
  3. Most interesting place you’ve been: Washington DC is super fun to visit. I love the history and tons of free museums to explore.
Dan Mills

Dan Mills

Senior Electrical Designer

Dan Mills

dmills@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3174


Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona

Years of Experience: 34

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Hiking/Backpacking
  2. Something you’ve crossed off your bucket list: Rim to rim to rim in the Grand Canyon
  3. What TV show or movie do you refuse to watch? Keeping up with the Kardashians
Jerod Ellingson, E.I.

Jerod Ellingson, E.I.

Electrical Designer

Jerod Ellingson

jellingson@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3162


Hometown: Ridgecrest, California

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Colorado State University, Boulder

Years of Experience: 8

Other Info:
  1. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Exercise and sauna
  2. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Skydiving
  3. Best way to spend a day off work: Exploring nature
Craig Carroll, SET

Craig Carroll, SET

Electrical Designer

Craig Carroll

ccarroll@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8819


Hometown: Reno, Nevada

Education: IBEW/NJATC

Years of Experience: 19

Other Info:
  1. Favorite band: Portugal. The Man
  2. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Going to the gym/working out
  3. Favorite pastime/hobby: Brewing (and drinking) beer
Tim Castaldy

Tim Castaldy

Electrical Designer

Tim Castaldy

tcastaldy@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3166


Hometown: Bay Shore, New York

Education: Suffolk Community College

Years of Experience: 17

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Furniture making
  2. If you were a superhero, your super power would be? Time travel
  3. What could you give a 40-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? How to coach an under six year old boys soccer team
Zack Jernigan, P.E.

Zack Jernigan, P.E.

Electrical Design Engineer

Zack Jernigan, P.E.

zjernigan@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3171


Hometown: Lubbock, Texas

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University

Years of Experience: 12

Other Info:
  1. Something you’ve crossed off your bucket list: Jumping out of a perfectly good plane
  2. Favorite thing to binge watch: The Office
  3. Best way to spend a day off of work? In the mountains taking pictures
Jason Reynolds, E.I.

Jason Reynolds, E.I.

Electrical Designer

Jason Reynolds

jreynolds@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8823


Hometown: Reno, Nevada

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Washington State University

Years of Experience: 16

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Video/board games
  2. Most interesting place you’ve been: Israel
  3. Weirdest food you’ve ever eaten: Camel
Reid Poling, MS, E.I., LEED Green Associate

Reid Poling, MS, E.I., LEED Green Associate

Electrical Designer

Reid Poling

rpoling@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3167


Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Education: Master and Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from the University of Kansas

Years of Experience: 1

Other Info:
  1. Favorite thing to binge watch: The Office
  2. If you were a superhero, your superpower would be: Teleportation
  3. What game or movie universe would you live in? Star Wars, without a doubt!
Adolphe Ouattara, E.I.

Adolphe Ouattara, E.I.

Electrical Designer

Adolphe Ouattara

aouattara@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8816


Hometown: Burkina/Ivory Coast (West Africa)

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology

Years of Experience: 6

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Learning about the history of mankind
  2. Secret Talents: Professional soccer player
  3. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Travel around the world
Linda Cammarata

Linda Cammarata

Project Technical Assistant

Linda Cammarata

lcammarata@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3175


Hometown: Green Garden, Illinois

Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Saint Louis University

Years of Experience: 1

Other Info:
  1. Dream vacation: Completing the Camino De Santiago or sailing the Arctic Circle
  2. If you were a superhero, your superpower would be: Teleportation of myself and anything/anyone touching me
  3. Favorite pastime/hobby: Photography
Brenda Glavin

Brenda Glavin

Production & BIM Manager

Brenda Glavin

bglavin@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3161


Hometown: Kewa, New Mexico

Education: ITT Technical Institute for Drafting and Design; Arapahoe Community College for Revit, CAD 1 for Revit MEP; Bentley Institute for Microstation

Years of Experience: 15

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Art and listening to audio books
  2. Secret talents: Being aware of myself and my mental faculties
  3. What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever given? Have a fantastic day!
Matt Gelineau

Matt Gelineau

Production Manager

Matt Gelineau

mgelineau@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8827


Hometown: Fallon, Nevada

Education: Associate of Science in Building Information Modeling from Sanford-Brown College

Years of Experience: 4

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Crossfit
  2. Dream vacation: Spending an entire week on a deserted island with unlimited seafood
  3. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Crack open a cold one and not think about anything
Brandon Douglas

Brandon Douglas

Senior Drafter

Brandon Douglas

bdouglas@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3168


Hometown: Goodland, Kansas

Education: Associate of Applied Science in Engineering Technology from Northwest Tech; Bentley Institute of MicroStation

Years of Experience: 10

Other Info:
  1. Favorite food: BBQ
  2. What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever given? Practice how you play
  3. What game or movie universe would you live in? Harry Potter
Mike Bellender

Mike Bellender

Senior Drafter

Mike Bellender

mbellender@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3170


Hometown: Sterling, Colorado

Education: Associate of Science

Years of Experience: 8

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Gaming
  2. Favorite food: Pasta
  3. Best way to spend a day off work? At the lake
Phung Ung

Phung Ung

Drafter

Phung Ung

pung@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3295


Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Education: Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado, Denver
Years of Experience: 6

Other Info:
  1. Dream vacation: Travel to Maldives/Dubai
  2. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Listen to music
  3. What dumb accomplishment are you most proud of? Completing a Rubik’s Cube
Hector Sariñana

Hector Sariñana

Drafter

Hector Sariñana

hsarinana@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3165


Hometown: Goodland, Kansas

Education: Associate of Applied Science in Engineering Technology from Northwest Tech

Years of Experience: 1

Other Info:
  1. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Long run and exercise
  2. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Archery and bowhunting
  3. What is the best piece of advice you’ve ever given? “Be water, my friend.” – Bruce Lee
Matt Brown

Matt Brown

Drafter

Matt Brown

mbrown@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3170


Hometown: Crescent City, California

Education: Associate of Science from Rogue Community College

Years of Experience: 20

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Golf and bowling
  2. Most interesting place you’ve been: Santorini Island, Greece
  3. Favorite thing to binge watch: Breaking Bad
Amanda Hartman

Amanda Hartman

Business Development/Marketing

Amanda Hartman

ahartman@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3164


Hometown: Ankeny, Iowa

Education: Bachelor of Business Administration in Management and Leadership from the University of Iowa

Other Info:
  1. Favorite thing to binge watch: TLC shows that make me feel better about myself (My Strange Addiction & My 600-lb Life are my top two)
  2. What game or movie universe would you live in? Harry Potter
  3. What could you give a 40-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? Drag queens
Emily Cox

Emily Cox

Marketing Coordinator

Emily Cox

ecox@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8839


Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada

Education: Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Nevada, Reno

Other Info:
  1. Most interesting place you’ve been: Tokyo when the cherry blossoms were blooming. It was spectacular!
  2. Something you’ve been meaning to try but hasn’t gotten the chance to: Paddleboarding on Lake Tahoe
  3. What could you give a 40-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? Costco’s business structure… I love that place
Marcia Hallett

Marcia Hallett

Accounting & Office Manager

Marcia Hallett

mhallett@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8817


Hometown: Santa Maria, California

Education: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Pacific University

Other Info:
  1. Secret talents: I can make chocolate cake disappear
  2. Dream vacation: RV tour of the south island of New Zealand
  3. Something you’ve crossed off your bucket list: Swimming in the ocean on a horse
Shannon Turner

Shannon Turner

Executive & Accounting Assistant

Shannon Turner

sturner@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8821


Hometown: Reno, Nevada

Other Info:
  1. Dream vacation: Bora Bora in those overwater bungalows
  2. Favorite food: Chicken fingers and fries from Bully’s (has to be Bully’s)
  3. Best way to spend a day off work: Spa day!
Sarah Tracy

Sarah Tracy

Administrative Assistant

Sarah Tracy

stracy@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8840


Hometown: Woodland, California

Other Info:
  1. Weirdest food you’ve ever eaten: The food isn’t weird, but the combination of it is! When I was pregnant I loved to dip cucumber slices into chocolate pudding… and I still do it every once in a while!
  2. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Baking
  3. Something you’ve been meaning to try but haven’t gotten the chance to: Skiing or snowboarding
Hannah Rico

Hannah Rico

Administrative Assistant

Hannah Rico

hrico@pkelectrical.com
(720) 481-3290 Ext.3289


Hometown: Hanover, PA
Education: Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Millersville University

Other Info:
  1. Best way to relax after a stressful day: Getting outside with my dogs
  2. Favorite pastime/hobby: Making cork boards out of used corks
  3. Favorite food: All things spicy
Nyaaba Apambire

Nyaaba Apambire

PK Electrical Intern

Nyaaba Apambire

napambire@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8834


Hometown: Ottawa, Ontario

Education: University of Nevada, Reno

Other Info:
  • Favorite pastime/hobby: Basketball
  • Best way to relax after a stressful day: Play/watch basketball
  • What could you give a 40-minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? Basketball
Joel Seth

Joel Seth

PK Electrical Intern

Joel Seth

jseth@pkelectrical.com
(775) 826-9010 Ext.8825


Hometown: Reno, Nevada

Education: Truckee Meadows Community College

Other Info:
  1. Favorite pastime/hobby: Baseball
  2. If you could be any movie character, who would you be? Iron Man
  3. What age do you wish you could permanently be? 10