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Mark Siira

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iSixSigma Membership

Name

Mark Siira

Title

Director, Technology Strategy

Biography

Mark Siira is a senior member of IEEE and currently active in IEEE Interconnection and Smart Grid standards development. He is an member of the Standards Coordinating Committee 21 which establishes standards for Grid interconnection and smart grid interoperability, Working Group Chair of IEEE 2030.2 Guide for Interoperability of Energy Storage Systems, Vice-Chair for IEEE1547 Interconnection Standard Revision, Chair for Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) Sub Group A for developing a standards roadmap, and a member of the UL Standards Technical Panel 1741 (Inverters) and 6171 (Wind farms interconnection).
Mark is the Director of Technology Strategy for ComRent International, a leader in load testing solutions for critical facilities and utility-scale systems. Mark is passionate about his effort to make the transition to a new electric power system in North America safe and seamless. Prior to joining ComRent, Mark spent sixteen years at Kohler Company developing products and solutions for electric power, including an inverter and energy storage appliance, combined heat and power systems, critical power systems paralleling switchgear, microturbines and Distributed Generation strategies. Before joining Kohler, Mark worked for Rockwell International’s Automotive (Meritor) business leading strategic planning and M&A activities as well as General Motors Truck and Bus Group.

Certification Level

MBA in Operations and Finance

Certification Year

1984

LinkedIn Profile

http://www.linkedin.com/in/marksiira/