Contact Us

Western Turbine Users, Inc.

6475 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 140
Long Beach, CA. 90803-4296
Phone: (513) 604-8018
For Membership, Registration and Conference information contact: Charlene Raaker

Board of Directors

Devin Chapin (2014)
Board of Directors
Turlock Irrigation District P.O. Box 949 Turlock, CA 95381 209-883-8560 office 209-613-6816 cell
Jermaine Woodall (2014)
Board of Directors
Exelon Generation 49881 West 170th Street Lancaster, CA 93536 661-940-3211 office 515-360-7706 cell
Howard Hoffmann (2015)
Board of Directors
Ameren Missouri 1901 Chouteau Avenue, MC 601 St. Louis, MO 63103 314-554-6463 office 314-288-9166 cell
Rick McPherson (2015)
Board of Directors
Walnut Creek Energy Park 911 Bixby Drive City of Industry, CA 91745 626-978-0360 office 213-220-2989 cell
Andrew Robertson (2016)
Board of Directors
Wellhead Services, Inc. 8105-B S. Lassen Avenue San Joaquin, CA  93660 559-693-2494 office 916-715-0843 cell  
Charles Lawless (2016)
Board of Directors
Southern Californai Edison Board of Directors 2492 W. San Bernardino Road Redlands, CA  92374 714-293-0716 office 714-356-6973 cell  
John Hutson (2016)
Board of Directors
Orange Grove Energy Center35435 Pala Del Norte Road Pala, CA   92059 760-615-2011 office 224-500-7712 cell

Officers

Chuck Casey, President (2005)
Officers
City of Riverside 5901 Payton Avenue Riverside, CA 92504 951-710-5010 office 909-376-9069 cell
Wayne Kawamoto, Treasurer (1990)
Officers
CAMS Juniper California, LLC Corona Energy Partners 1130 W. Rincon Street Corona, CA 92880 951-272-0612 x14 office 714-262-2650 cell
Jim Blooomquist, Vice President (2000)
Officers
Chevron 9525 Camino Media Way Bakersfield, CA 93311 661-654-7567 office 661-333-9228 cell
Alvin S. Boyd, Secretary (2008)
Officers
188 Chuniloti Way Loudon, TN  37774 310-686-4645 cell
David Merritt, Vice President (2007)
Officers
Kings River Conservation District 4886 East Jensen Avenue Fresno, CA 93725 559-237-5567 x111 office 559-476-0538 cell
Ed Jackson Vice President (2011)
Officers
Missouri River Energy Services 3429 Jay Avenue Brayton, Iowa 50042 712-549-2020 office 712-326-5696 cell
Bill Lewis, Vice President (2007)
Officers
Talen Energy 305 Prescott Road Lebanon, PA  17042 717-228-1328 office 631-767-1725 cell

Supporting Staff

Wayne Feragen, Webmaster (2006)
Supporting Staff
Noresco 2040 Agua Mansa Road Colton, CA 92324 909-825-1679 office 909-841-6880 cell
Charlene Raaker (2009)
513-604-8018
Conference Coordinator Raaker Services, LLC 3038 Compton Road Cincinnati, OH 45251 513-604-8018 office/cell
Mike Raaker, Historian/Ambassador (1994)
Supporting Staff
Raaker Services, LLC 3038 Compton Road Cincinnati, OH 45251 513-522-9721 office 513-260-6732 cell

Conference Chairperson

LM6000 Breakout Session
Conference Chairperson
Andrew Gundershaug Calpine Corporation 707-399-4393 office 530-682-3620 cell
LMS100 Breakout Session
Conference Chairperson
Jason King DGC Operations, LLC 760-288-7900 x102 office 760-415-8157 cell
LM5000 Breakout Session
Conference Chairperson
Perry Leslie Yuba City Cogeneration 530-755-3280 office 530-301-6205 cell
New Users Session
Conference Chairperson
Bryan Atkisson City of Riverside 5901 Payton Avenue Riverside, CA 92504 951-710-5003 office 951-232-8081 cell
LM2500 Breakout Session
Conference Chairperson
Garry Grimwade City of Riverside 951-351-6439 office 619-987-1224 cell