PIKE ELECTRIC

75+ Years of Experience Partnering with 300+ utilities, electric cooperatives, and municipalities

Pike Electric performs distribution, transmission and substation construction services and conducts turnkey engineering-construction projects for utilities, electric cooperatives and municipalities of all sizes across the country. In addition, we are a leader in storm restoration and offer gas distribution services. We are known for our relentless commitment to safety, exceptional customer service, operational excellence and a strong focus on our employees’ continued development. With over 75 years of experience, we have long-standing relationships with our customers from utilities, electric cooperatives and municipalities.

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Leadership

Matt Fisher, Senior Vice President - Southern Division
Matt Fisher, Senior Vice President - Southern Division

Based in North Palm Beach, Florida, Matt has held a series of positions at Pike with increasing responsibility. He joined Pike in 2009 as a Senior Financial Analyst, and subsequently worked as a Director of Special Projects, Vice President of Special Projects, Operating Vice President and Regional Vice President before being elevated to his current position in July 2020. Matt combines operations and financial knowledge and experience to successfully lead projects to their completion. He holds a bachelor’s degree in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the Wake Forest University Babcock Graduate School of Management.

Lamar Kearson, Senior Vice President - Western Division
Lamar Kearson, Senior Vice President - Western Division

Based in Savannah, Georgia, Lamar has held a series of positions at Pike with increasing responsibility. He joined Pike in 2017 as Vice President of Special Projects, and subsequently worked as a Region Vice President before being elevated to his current position. Lamar also held a series of executive positions over an eight-year period at PowerSecure prior to his joining Pike. Lamar holds a Master of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Clemson University.

 

Matt Simmons, Senior Vice President - Eastern Division
Matt Simmons, Senior Vice President - Eastern Division

Matt Simmons serves as Senior Vice President of Pike Electric’s Eastern Division, with responsibility for electric and natural gas construction operations in a 10-state footprint. Mr. Simmons first joined the company in 1998 and joined full-time in 2004 as an Operations Supervisor, responsible for contract and project management. He was promoted to Operations Manager in 2006 and Region Vice President in 2009 and, in this capacity, led various construction operations across Pike Electric’s 20-state service territory. He was promoted to Senior Vice President in June 2020. He has a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.B.A. from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.