SunZia Leadership

Gary Crane, Ph.D

Environmental Manager

Dr. Crane is the Environmental Manager for the SunZia Southwest Transmission Project and is responsible for environmental permitting activities as defined by local, state, and federal agencies.

Dr. Crane has extensive experience negotiating and serving as a liaison with regulatory agencies, permitting, compliance and environmental law. He has technical expertise in computer modeling, statistical analysis, technical writing and expert testimony.

Dr. Crane’s previous positions included Vice President of Environmental Engineering for Ogden Energy Group, Inc.; Project Manager for Parson Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas, Inc.; Scientific Consultant and Atmospheric Scientist for Goddard Institute of Space Studies; Environmental Consulting Engineer for United Engineers and Constructors, Inc.; and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physics for City University of New York. 

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