Antonio Riccardo Jr. received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from the State University of New York in 2004. He received is M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Syracuse University in 2007 & MBA from Le Moyne College in 2018. Upon graduating from Syracuse University, he has served nearly 12 years at National Grid, where he worked in various departments, including Meter Engineering, Substation Engineering, Control & Integration, IEC 61850 Digital Substations, and Protection Engineering. He is the Chairman of the IEEE Power System Relaying Committee P13 Working Group and Vice Chairman of H47 Working Group. Antonio is a registered professional engineer in the State of New York and a member of IEEE.