OUR LEADER : THOMAS E. PETERSEN
Thomas E. Petersen, PE, LEED AP
Principal | Director of Electrical Engineering
In 1996, Mr. Petersen brought his vast array of engineering talent and experience to the Harwood Engineering team. Because of his experience working for an electrical contracting company and a design/build firm, in addition to consulting, he brings a unique insight and perspective to the design table. Tom’s diverse experience includes hospital power emergency systems, marinas, industrial power systems, fire alarm and paging systems, waterparks, casinos, high rise buildings, and all forms of building and campus electrical distribution.
Certified in Fire Alarm Technology, NICET Level 3, 1995
Certified Electrical Inspector, International Association of Electrical Inspectors, 1991
Certified Electrical Plan Reviewer, International Association of Electrical Inspectors, 1989
Member, International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI)
Member, Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA)
Bachelor of Science-Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison,
Madison, WI, 1986
Arizona State University,
Tempe, AZ, 1994
Tom gets a charge out of camping with his family at locations all over Wisconsin. He is in active scouting which also gives him outdoor opportunities with friends and family.