The Guru


John Boyle is a graduate of Duke University and the University of Tennessee, a Life Fellow of IEEE, past Chairman of the IEEE PES Rower System Relaying Committee and also past Chairman of the Technical Sessions Improvement Committee of the Technical Council of the Power Engineering Society. He is a member of the Georgia Tech Relay Conference and past president of the Chattanooga Chapter of the Tennessee Society of Professional Engineers. He retired from Tennessee Valley Authority in 1987 after 39 years of service. During that time, he was the Relay Protection Supervisor, Assistant Chief Dispatcher and Special Projects Manager in the Office of Power.

He is the author of more than a dozen papers dealing with transmission and substation protection. More