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Keith Owensby

Keith Owensby is a Journeyman Wireman who joined the IBEW Local 175 in 1992. He is a certified trainer in Significant Code Changes, Confined Space, Scaffold Users and Erectors, and Foreman Training IBEW. He is a chairman on the IBEW local 175 Examining Board, secretary for the Chattanooga Board of Electrical Examiners, Representative for the IBEW 38th International convention, and a state Coordinator of Electrical TN Skills USA.

Apart from being an outstanding member of IBEW Local 175, he is also a member of the National Electrical Code Making Panel 7, National Fire Protection Agency, and Hamilton County Board of Electrical Examiners. He is a graduate of the National Training Institute and a Master Electrician- Class 1 Electrical Contractor License. While Keith attended school at the Chattanooga Electrical JATC he was awarded the honor of being the year 1997's Outstanding Apprentice IBEW Local 175.

Keith has 26 years of electrical trade experience with 18 of that in teaching and 8 as our Assistant Training Director. He has worked for the electrical contractor Lawson.

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