Thomas Hennessy is an Electrician – Instrumentation Controls working in the Energy Systems group at the EERC. In this position, he is responsible for the installation, maintenance, repair, and operation of instruments and equipment used in field testing and pilot- and bench-scale testing. Tom has 14 years of trade experience in electrical, instrumentation, and control and is a Journeyman Electrician as well as NJATC/EPRI Instrumentation-certified.
“I was interested in the position because I knew it was an opportunity for me to grow both my education and expertise in an environment that encourages and facilitates those goals,” Tom said. “I enjoy the exposure to new equipment and processes, and I look forward to learning more every day. I also appreciate the honest emphasis on safety by everyone on-site.”
Tom was raised in Duluth, Minnesota, and has lived in North Dakota since 2004. Tom and his wife have two daughters. Tom enjoys hunting and fishing, and as a family, they enjoy hunting for agates and other interesting rocks.