Klaus Bender, is UTC’s Vice President of Engineering, Training, and Standards. Klaus was Principal Engineer at Site Safe before joining UTC. Highlights of Klaus’s career include working as a project manager for Itron, Inc., as Director of Engineering Services at the Enterprise Wireless Association, and as a Staff Engineer at the Federal Communications Commission. Klaus is a licensed professional engineer in his home state of Arizona. Klaus has a BS degree in electrical engineering from Penn State and a graduate certificate in telecommunications policy and national security from the George Washington University. Throughout his career, Klaus has focused on the telecommunications’ needs of critical infrastructure sectors.