Dave Phelps, CEng FIMechE Eur Ing
Born in England, Dave Phelps officially retired and immigrated to the US in 2008. He is a Fellow of the London-based Institution of Mechanical Engineers, a highly respected international organization of Professional Engineers. Dave spent much of his career in the process and oil industries and held leadership positions in design, manufacturing, operations, project management and new product development.
As a Global Product Development Manager for a Fortune 500 company he developed and commercialized numerous world-class multimillion-dollar product lines. Dave’s current focus is on EMP’s and other threats to US security where he believes his particular experience is applicable to resolving the grid-hardening conundrum. He is actively involved in a number of national independent groups of EMP experts.
Now a U.S. citizen, Dave and his wife Trudy live in Fort Mill, SC.