Full Name
Robert Cheney
Job Title
Principle Engineer
Alabama Power
Speaker Bio
BEE – Auburn University
MSEE – University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Professional Engineer registration - 2005

Robert has more than 47 years of experience in distribution engineering, design, construction and training. In his current role, he is a principle engineer over reclosers, switches and cutouts in Distribution Engineering Services. He evaluates construction standards, supports S&H with technical assistance for training distribution field personnel and examines new construction methods. He has logged over 55 flight hours on every Southern Company approved DJI platforms including the Mavics, Phantoms and the Matrix 210. Robert has flown in several storms and assisted with the BLOS flights in Tuscaloosa.
Robert Cheney