KCI welcomes Kenji Plennert, PE, as Practice Leader for the Power Discipline in Florida. In this role, he will be responsible for client development, customer service and financial management for a growing team of engineers, designers and technicians throughout the state.
With a career spanning 18 years, Plennert has expertise in transmission engineering, distribution engineering and operations, power plant outage maintenance planning, solid fuel operations management, contractor management, as well as emergency management. He has led large, diverse work forces, which have included union and contracted staff. Plennert also has experience overseeing engineering consultants and construction contractors and has completed numerous transmission line projects for Tampa Electric.
Plennert earned a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of South Florida. He is a registered professional engineer in the state of Florida, a graduate of Tampa Connection and Leadership Hillsborough, and a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.