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Portrait of Bob Kearns

Bob Kearns

VP, Overhead T&D


Bob Kearns, PMP, is Vice President of Overhead Transmission and Distribution (T&D) for Haugland Energy. Mr. Kearns oversees the project management team, including our General Foremen, facilitates business development and drives the overall operations of the Overhead T&D Department. He has more than 35 years of experience in the electric utility industry, with a proven track record of fostering a safe, productive and team-oriented work environment.

Immediately prior to joining Haugland Energy, Bob was the Director of Transmission, Distribution and Substation Construction at InfraSource (Quanta). Bob began his career at LILCO/Keyspan (present day PSE&G-LI), where he spent 17 years before holding various positions of increasing responsibility at NSTAR (Eversource), National Grid, Henkels & McCoy, and Matrix NAC. 

Bob was a 1st Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force, holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from Manhattan College, and has received his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute.