2023 PG&E Community Wildfire Safety Program: Information for Hospitals — Participant Information

Program originally recorded August 7, 2023.

Join Hospital Council for PG&E’s annual “All Hospitals” Community Wildfire Safety Program webinar. As we prepare for the 2023 wildfire season, representatives from PG&E will provide information and updates on the following topics:

  • Community Wildfire Safety Program Overview/Identifying and Reducing Wildfire Risk
  • Undergrounding
  • Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings
  • Public Safety Power Shutoff
  • Types of Outages
  • Resources and Support

There will be time for Q&A, so please come prepared with any questions you have for PG&E.

Who should attend?
Facilities Management Staff, EMS Coordinators, President/CEOs, On-Site Administrators, CFOs, COOs, and Chief Risk Officers. If others from your organization would benefit from hearing this information, please forward.

Kristen Burke
Healthcare Strategic Account Manager, Principal
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Ms. Burke serves as the Strategic Account Manager for the Healthcare Team at Pacific Gas & Electric Company. She has been with PG&E for 16 years, and since 2017, has served as an assigned account manager for several large health care systems and independent health care customers within the PG&E service territory. She is highly experienced in Public Safety Power Shutoffs and Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings as well as many other PG&E programs. Prior to working at PG&E, Ms. Burke spent 8 years working in customer service and training roles in the Healthcare Insurance industry.

Andrea Menniti
Principal Program Manager
Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Andrea Menniti is principal program manager on PG&E’s 10K Undergrounding Program Customer Experience team. She helps lead the strategic development and implementation of PG&E’s external engagement plan to enhance the overall customer journey and increase customer satisfaction of the program.

Ricardo Navarro
Principal Critical Facilities Program Manager
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Mr. Navarro joined PG&E 14 years ago. He is currently on the Customer Emergency Planning & Operations team supporting Critical Facilities. Previously, Mr. Navarro held positions in Customer Relations, Customer Outreach, and Energy Efficiency.

Joe Segura
Principal Program Manager, Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Mr. Segura currently serves in our Customer Emergency Planning Operations team as the Principal Program Manager for Enhanced Powerline Safety Settings. Mr. Segura has held a variety of positions throughout his tenure with PG&E including Business Energy Solutions, Local Customer Experience-Division Leadership Team, Service Planning, and Supervisor for Centralized Outreach Teams.

For additional assistance and other inquiries, email CHA’s Education Department at education@calhospital.org.