Hoosier Energy names manager of delivery services

Justin Swarens

Bloomington, Indiana-based Hoosier Energy has named Justin Swarens as manager of delivery services.

With more than two decades of experience in the electric industry, Swarens’ primary focus is to ensure the highest possible system reliability. His responsibilities include all construction, operation and maintenance of Hoosier Energy’s transmission and substation facilities.

Swarens and his team will oversee proactive maintenance of facilities and equipment while confirming ongoing compliance with local, state and federal standards.

Swarens comes to Hoosier Energy from Harrison REMC, previously serving as manager of engineering and operations and operations administrative technology. Prior to his time at Harrison, Swarens spent five years at Hoosier Energy as manager of system control services. He also worked for Hoosier earlier in his career, serving as an apprentice lineman, substation mechanic and system control supervisor.

Swarens currently serves on the Indiana Electric Cooperatives Regulatory Compliance Executive Committee, as well as IEC’s Engineering and Superintendent’s Planning Committee.