David Dent, P.E.


David Dent, P.E.
Forensic Engineer
1-800-482-5611 Ext. 1039
[email protected]
Based Out Of: Mississippi

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12450 Lake Station Place
Louisville, KY 40299

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. David Dent joined Donan in 2018 as a forensic engineer based out of the firm’s Jackson, Mississippi office. He has 33 years of electrical engineering experience. His previous work experience includes the following: the design of substation relay and control systems for both utility, independent power producers, and heavy industrial clients; the design of medium voltage PowerVac switchgear to customer specifications; and the supervision and training of meter testing personnel. Mr. Dent’s area of expertise is in electrical engineering, and his project capabilities include electrical shock, fire causation, lightning/power surge, and electrical failures, among others.

Mr. Dent is a licensed electrical engineer in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Mississippi State University.

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERTISE

Electrical Engineering

PROJECT EXAMPLES

Electrical Shock
Fire Causation
Lightning/Power Surge
Electrical Failures

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES

Professional Engineer, Alabama
Professional Engineer, Arkansas
Professional Engineer, California
Professional Engineer, Connecticut
Professional Engineer, Florida
Professional Engineer, Georgia
Professional Engineer, Kentucky
Professional Engineer, Louisiana
Professional Engineer, Maine
Professional Engineer, Michigan
Professional Engineer, Mississippi
Professional Engineer, Nebraska
Professional Engineer, Nevada
Professional Engineer, New Hampshire
Professional Engineer, New Jersey
Professional Engineer, South Carolina
Professional Engineer, Tennessee
Professional Engineer, Texas
Professional Engineer, Utah
Professional Engineer, Vermont
Professional Engineer, Wyoming

EDUCATION

1985 Mississippi State University
Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering

Relevant Experience

2018 – Present DONAN
Jackson, Mississippi
Forensic Engineer

1998 – 2018 GE Grid Solutions
Jackson, Mississippi
Project Engineer

1996 – 1998 GE Industrial Systems
Burlington, Iowa
Requisition Engineer

1996 Consolidated Switchgear
Mandeville, Louisiana
Project Engineer

1992 – 1996 Entergy Services, Inc.
New Orleans, Louisiana
Project Engineer

1985-1992 Ms. Power & Light
Mississippi
Distribution Engineer, System Meter Engineer and Relay & Controls Engineer

1982-1985 Ergon, Inc.
Jackson, Mississippi
Engineering Assistant – Co-op Student



David Dent, P.E.
Forensic Engineer
1-800-482-5611 Ext. 1039
[email protected]
Based Out Of: Mississippi

Send Correspondence To:

12450 Lake Station Place
Louisville, KY 40299

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