Charles “Ed” Rivers lives in Vergennes Vermont and is married to Ann Rivers. He enjoys fishing and hunting. In the Army he rose to the rank of Sgt E 6 during the Vietnam war. He began work at Green Mountain Power Corp. in 1970 as an apprentice lineworker. Ed worked his way up to head lineworker in 1982 until his retirement after 42 years of service. Ed is well versed in electric utility regulations and enjoys his work emphasizing safe work practices for utility workers around the country.