Mike Goggin is a Principle Consultant with SSP Innovations with 27+ years of experience expanding and applying geospatial solutions to solve and improve utility business workflows. Mike spent the first 13 years of his career at a large Midwest utility dividing time between the Engineering, Operations, and Information Technology divisions. He was part of large transformation projects including establishing the GIS, GIS integrated design with integration to Work Management, Outage Management integration, and Asset Management integration. From the utility Mike went on to Esri and spent 8 years working with a great many utilities across the county as part of the Esri Utilities Team. This was a dynamic time for utilities that saw the introduction of cloud-based GIS, the creation of the Utility Release, and the start of Utility Network. This was the start of GIS technology acceleration. The remaining years of Mike’s career have been dedicated and focused on guiding utilities through the technology/business/regulatory accelerations in order to create sustainable solutions.
Mike is a hobbyist carpenter and has built things from furniture to custom houses.