Robert C. Lyons

President, Centuri Power Group

Rob is responsible for the overall day-to-day performance of Centuri’s electric transmission and distribution operations while executing strategies for continuing organic growth, improved performance, and overall profitability. He is tasked with differentiating Centuri Power Group in the industry through innovation, diversity, safety, collaboration, and performance. Rob joined Centuri in 2018 as Executive Vice President, Electric Transmission and Distribution. He was promoted later that same year to President of Centuri Power Group. Prior to Centuri, Rob built nearly 40 years of energy experience by way of his wide range of positions at Michigan Trenching Services, InfraSource Services, and Mears Group. Starting in the field as a laborer in 1978 with Michigan Trenching, his family’s business in Michigan, he worked his way into management over the next ten years, eventually taking over the reigns as president and owner in 1993.He facilitated the successful sale of the company in 2000 to Exelon and remained with the new organization as Division President for 13 years. Over the past several years, Rob has provided consulting services to many organizations in the energy and telecom industries, focusing on integration, growth, succession, strategy, and transformational planning.