Bert Hargesheimer is a safety leader for CPS Energy, the nation’s largest municipally owned natural gas and electric company serving more than 804,000 electric and 343,000 natural gas customers in Greater San Antonio. He leads the organization’s fleet operations where he is responsible for fleet procurement, asset management, and maintenance. Additionally, he manages the organizations’ Business Continuity efforts and Safety Analytics.
Hargesheimer joined CPS Energy in January 2011 and has held various positions in finance, budget and analysis, safety, and process improvement. Prior to his most recent role, he served as Senior Director – Enterprise & Public Safety which included safety coaching, education, and training as well as steering the company’s safety culture of Zero Harm. He was also responsible for public safety programs.
Bert has a dual Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Systems & Information Science from Syracuse University, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Washington Executive MBA Program.
Bert has certifications in:
• Six Sigma Green Belt from Six Sigma US
• Safety Trained Supervisor from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals
• Data Analytics from the University of Texas Austin