Mikel (Mike) Cole is the Director of Materials Management at Arizona Public Service Company, the state’s largest and longest-serving energy provider. In this role, Cole oversees all warehousing and hauling activity for APS’s statewide operations. Cole joined APS in 2000 as a journeyman electrician and has held various leadership roles during his tenure, all of which were based in central and northern Arizona. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Brigham Young University and speaks Japanese. Having grown up in Snowflake, Ariz., Mike is passionate about the wellbeing of the northern Arizona community.