About Us

In support of our clients projects, we team with other engineering firms for services outside of our core competencies including survey, civil, structural and environmental.

Dave Krause, Professional Engineer, is the Owner of Krause Power Engineering. He has more than 20 years experience in electric power systems engineering and management for municipal, rural electric cooperative and investor owned utilities including system planning, project design and engineering, cost estimation, contingency planning, specifications, construction and construction management, safety training and program development, technical training, system startup, power quality testing, expert witness testimony and system restoration. The types of projects David has been involved in include electric distribution system conversions, electric transmission system reconstruction, substation initiation and expansions, stray voltage testing and litigation, OSHA accident investigations, industrial power quality testing, interconnection of distributed generation to electric distribution systems, reliability assessments and distribution automation.

Korrie Krause, Office Manager, has a BA in Human Resource Management and has more than 26 years of experience working in the electric utility industry. She is responsible for the company’s accounting and payroll systems.  She directs the specification, contract and proposal processes.  

Mark Potratz, Electrical Systems Designer, has a diploma in Design and Drafting Technology and a bachelor's degree in Architecture.  He designs, edits, and verifies a variety of electrical drawings including schematics, wiring diagrams and substation layouts.  He has eight years of experience working with CAD and is an Autodesk AutoCAD Certified Professional

Mandy Hrdlicka, Engineering Support Assistant, works with the senior engineering staff by creating tracking spreadsheets, updating engineering drawings and technical documentation as well as putting together specifications and contracts.  She has six years of administrative assistant experience

Jeff Boysen,  Electrical Systems Designer, has an associate degree in drafting. He has 13 years of experience in electric power systems design for public utilities and municipals for voltages from 345 kv to 13.8 kv. He has experience in project design, specifications, construction, safety awareness and cost estimation. Jeff has 23 years of experience in CAD design.  .