William (Bill) Meehan is the Director of Utility Solutions for Esri. He is responsible for business development and marketing Esri’s geospatial technology to global electric and gas utilities.
A native of Boston, Meehan earned degrees in both electrical and electric power engineering. Starting in 1994, he held various director positions at NSTAR/Boston Edison before becoming vice president of electric operations in 2000. In the latter role, Meehan managed a 1,200-member team and actively supervised integration of geographic information system (GIS) software into NSTAR operations, all while managing a capital budget of $170 million.