Meter and Service

Areas of Focus

The AEIC Meter and Service Committee provides direction for the industry by studying new technology in the electrical metering field and reporting the operating experience of electric metering equipment, systems, and service entrance conductors into customer facilities. The committee maintains representation on ANSI, EPRI, UL, and other industry committees to promote metering safety, standardization, and research.

Members are typically executive directors, directors, managers, supervisors, and specialists.

Committee Leadership

Ben Hancock

Ben Hancock, Chairperson

Meter Engineering Manager

Georgia Power Company

Jonathan Pettit

Jonathan Pettit, 1st Vice Chair

Manager, System Metering


Davis Matlock

Davis Matlock, Secretary

Substation Engineer


Robert Ardren

Robert Ardren, Chairperson

Meter Department Supervisor

Minnesota Power

Kerry Barnette, Past Chair

Meter Engineering Supervisor

Duke Engineering Carolinas

Resources & Publications

White Paper

Smart Meters and Smart Meter Systems: A Metering Industry Perspective

White Paper

“A Discussion of Smart Meters And RF Exposure Issues”

SmartGrid/AEIC AMI Interoperability Standard Guidelines Version 2.1

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