Think Power Solutions is a leading tech-enabled infrastructure management solutions
provider with highly skilled and dedicated consultants who clients entrust to manage their
mission-critical infrastructure. Think Power Solutions was founded with the vision of
providing exceptional client service influenced by modern technology to positively impact
the utilities, telecom, and construction industries.
What Makes Us Great
It is all about the people! Think Power is committed to recruit, retain, and develop
the best talented workforce in the industry. Think Power Solutions is a certified
Great Place to Work ® by 93% of our employees. These ratings measure our capacity to
earn our own employees' trust and create a great workplace. These are critical metrics
that our clients should take into account as an indicator of high performance of our
employee recruiting and retention efforts. Think Power believes that differences in age,
race, gender and nationalities enriches the work experience and is a key component of our
success. This is reflected in the makeup of our company employees; diverse, multilingual,
and decorated veterans who have served our country with honor and dignity.
Great Employees + Great Product = Happy Clients
Think Power Solutions’ key to success in delivering best-in-class services and
products is three-fold: Hiring, Training, and Managing Performance.
Hire the right local resources with the skills, experience, and temperament to deliver high-quality services to our clients.
Train our resources to deliver those high-quality services safely and efficiently at onboarding and ongoing.
Manage the performance of our resources through site visits and quarterly performance updates.
Client Centric Approach
Think Power Solutions exists to serve our clients. We make every effort to
understand our client needs and produce a high-quality deliverable specifically
tailored to custom meet our client's requirements. Our client centric philosophy,
creative thinking, innovative solutions, combined with stellar project execution
attracts the top industry talent. Our culture enables our people to deliver the
industry leading services and products.
" To be a value driven entrepreneurial company that provides our clients with best
services and products, our employees with a collaborative work environment and a
great place to work with a focus on quality deliverables, environmental sustainability,
health and safety, and human performance. "
" Our vision is to provide exceptional services and products to our customers."
Hari advances and maintains key Utility client relationships and ensures client satisfaction. With over a decade in the industry, Hari has established, led, and managed program teams that provide all engineering, environmental, construction, O&M, asset management, and program management services and support on transmission, distribution, and substation projects across the United States. Hari led the identification, bid, capital program management, and execution of the Texas Competitive Renewable Energy Zones (CREZ) program for several utilities, a capital investment of more than $7B in a two year period.
As Vice Chair and Strategic Advisor of Edison Electric Institute's (EEI) Transmission Subject Area Committee (TSAC), Hari partners with other industry leaders to help shape the industry’s thinking, technology, & future.
Hari holds a Bachelors and Master’s degree in Civil Engineering and is a registered Professional Engineer in multiple states.
Serving as Think Power Solutions’ Chief Financial Officer, Larry is responsible for the finance, accounting and corporate development functions of the company. With over 30 years of finance experience, he has held senior leadership positions in both publicly traded and privately held companies in the energy services, telecom and technology industries. Most recently, Larry has served as the Vice President (VP) of Finance and Accounting for Intelgica, Inc. and as the VP of Finance for both Williams Industrial Services Group, Inc. and Goodman Networks, Inc. Larry began his career in commercial lending with ITT Commercial Finance Corp.
Larry holds a BBA from the University of Texas at Arlington and is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt. He resides in Dallas, Texas and in his off hours is a passionate Formula 1 racing fan, aspiring amateur chef, avid SCUBA diver, dedicated yogi and frustrated guitar player.
Joe Marzahl is the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of Think Power Solutions.
With over 15 years of Sales and Marketing experience, Joe has held various roles of increasing responsibility during his career. He has worked for several different organizations, including Saint-Gobain, Firestone Building Products, and Hilti, respectively. In his most recent role, he served as the Senior Director of Strategic Marketing for Hilti North America where he led trade marketing, pricing, market research and sustainability.
Joe holds an MBA from Michigan State University and a bachelor's degree from North Dakota State University. He resides in Dallas, Texas and in his off hours enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, exercising, outdoor activities, grilling on his Big Green Egg, and college basketball.
Jesse Guzmàn, JR
Jesse comes from the owner/client side of the utility industry having worked for Xcel Energy in a senior role in the project controls department. In his role at Xcel Energy, Jesse helped set up the framework for a capital program with a budget in excess of $10B. At Think Power Solutions, Jesse leads the project controls department in their efforts to establish thorough, proven processes and provide Project Management Solutions to the nation’s top utilities. Jesse’s goals include instituting industry best practices to ensure the proper implementation and continual operation of project scheduling and monitoring programs which ensure and uphold company schedule structure requirements and company-wide reporting standards.
Jesse holds a BS in Manufacturing Engineering and is a registered Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Jeff Dupart is a professional engineer and project management professional with more than twenty years of progressive experience managing a diverse spectrum of engineering and construction projects in the utility sector. Jeff is a prior active-duty Naval Officer and current Reservist with extraordinary leadership abilities and attention to detail.
Jeff has worked to deliver project management, engineering design, permitting, right of way, environmental, regulatory, and construction support for transmission, substation, and distribution projects across the US. Previously, Jeff worked for CenterPoint Energy in Houston, TX, providing project management, engineering design, and construction support for transmission, substation, and telecommunication projects. Additionally, he worked for Zachry Project Management & Consulting providing front end project development for large power and utility projects.
Jeff began his career as a Civil Engineer Corps Officer in the U.S. Navy where he served in a variety of capacities with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE in Gulfport, MS; Construction Battalion Unit 401 and the Public Works Center in Great Lakes, IL; and the Facilities Engineering & Acquisition Division at Naval Base Ventura County, CA.
Jeff is married with two boys and lives in San Diego, CA. His advanced degrees include a Master of Finance from the University of Houston and Master of Business Administration from Webster University. Jeff is active in the Edison Electric Institute (EEI).
Rayford “RL” Grubbs
With more than four decades in the industry, RL has seen myriad positive changes in the evolution of health and safety. Before OSHA, injuries were merely “hazards of the job”. In 1982, RL was invited to be involved in a safety project to keep employees protected from significant injuries, but he quickly realized there was more to safety than that, so he attended night school to pursue an education in Occupational Safety and Health. With a passion for improving the health and safety culture of our workplace, RL is a Certified Utility Safety Professional and an OSHA Outreach trainer. He is certified to teach OSHA 10 and OSHA 30, and enjoys standing in front of a group of hands, discussing how to safely complete their assigned tasks.
RL is a life-long Texan, and a decorated veteran of foreign wars. RL and his wife have two children, five grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Jason launched his career in the industry as an apprentice lineman for the union. He has over 23 years of experience in distribution, transmission and vegetation management. He rapidly advanced to a First Class Lineman, Union Steward, Safety Control Representative and Storm Specialist. He performed all responsibilities as a lineman and safety specialist for over ten years. He then worked as an Operations Coordinator of Vegetation Management controlling logistics and management of contractors, safety audits and coordination for multi-million dollar projects. He is very comfortable managing employees and contractors on a large scale. Jason has years of ice storm and hurricane experience navigating logistics for emergency restoration. He has been an inspector of distribution and transmission systems for five years. Jason’s extensive background in the utility field allows him to easily integrate and understand the needs of customers and contractors. His knowledge in resource management, project procedures, material coordination, scheduling and safety assessment is extensive. Jason is very comfortable in leadership roles and ensures communications with all parties involved on projects. Throughout his career he has worked for or coordinated projects with companies such as Houston Lighting and Power/Center Point Energy, Entergy, AEP, and Large IOU.
Jason is married with three teenage sons. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys spending his free time with his family. When he is not working you most definitely will find him fishing at the bay, hunting or attending his sons’ baseball games.
With balanced experience of more than 25 years in both Technology and Management all over the world, Siva Vysyaraju serves as the Director of Information Technology. He provides leadership and management to the IT capabilities of Think Power. Siva maintains great relationships with clients ensuring utmost customer satisfaction. He has a strong client level project understanding and is responsible for project evaluation, planning, preparation, and completion of projects on time and under budget. Siva successfully delivered multimillion $ projects in well known fortune 100 companies around the world. In technical capacity Siva is on the list of inventors of a few patents.
Siva holds a Master’s degree in Geographical Information Systems from University of Salzburg, Austria.
Torrie Tate is the Director of Human Resources at Think Power Solutions. Torrie's 20 years of professional experience encompasses executive level management, strategic planning, implementing organizational development programs, employee training and development, employee relations, and cultivating collaborative relationships across multiple organizational levels to enrich mid-to-large size organizations.
Torrie's passion for partnering with leadership to improve HR processes and help the human capital that drives the company’s growth is a motivating factor that inspires her daily.
Torrie's advanced degree includes a Masters of Human Resources and Employment Law from Arizona State University. She is a current member of the Senior Human Resources Management (SHRM) of Greater Phoenix/Scottsdale.