Eugene Barrett

CPS Energy

CPS Energy | Director of Construction & Maintenance, Southwest Service District

Eugene Barrett serves customers and our growing community as CPS Energy’s Director of Construction & Maintenance, Southwest Service District. With more than 33 years of dedicated service, Eugene supports a culture of exceptional customer service, employee development, and a safe work environment. Eugene provides leadership and guidance to managers, supervisors, and field personnel from various teams throughout CPS Energy to meet customer expectations while adhering to established processes, practical aspects of design and electric construction standards, corporate policies, and programs. He manages continuous improvement activities to focus on operational excellence and customer satisfaction.

Eugene started as a utility worker in 1988 and progressed through his career path to become a high voltage journeyman lineman. In 2016, he started his journey in management and held various leadership roles on his way to his current position. He is a graduate of the Rice University Executive Education program.