2023 Board of Directors

The Electrical Safety Foundation (ESFI) is a non-profit organization governed by a prestigious Board of Directors who serve without compensation. ESFI’s Board of Directors is made up of senior management representatives from a number of organizations dedicated to providing electrical safety information to the public community and the workforce.

Executive Committee

Ms. Lorraine Carli
National Fire Protection Association

Immediate Past Chair
Mr. Ruppert Russoniello
Eaton Corporation

Vice Chair
Mr. Alan Manche
Schneider Electric

Mr. Michael Pfeiffer
National Electrical Manufacturers Association

Mr. Barry Powell

At-Large Member
Ms. Debra Phillips
National Electrical Manufacturers Association


Mr. Scott Bausch

Mr. Milan Dotlich
UL (Underwriters Laboratories) 

Mr. Marco Giamberadino
National Electrical Contractors Association

Mr. Matt Hockman
Eaton Corporation

Mr. Steve Jackson

Mr. Thayer Long
Independent Electrical Contractors

Mr. Nelson Squires
WESCO Distribution

Ms. Stephanie Voyda
Edison Electric Institute

Mr. Richard Weiser
CSA Group

Board Liaisons

Mr. Andrew Trotta
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

ESFI activities are conducted in accordance with the Foundation’s official bylaws