Sacramento's growth is on the rise and it's our time to shine.

With national attention on the new Golden 1 Center and upcoming developments, others are starting to see what we've known for a long time — the Sacramento region is a great place to live and do business.

SMUD's Commercial Development team is a resource for our major developer customers in the planning, coordination and connection of their project to our grid. We are your go-to utility partner vital in the pre, during and post development of your project.

 

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We can be reached by email at development@smud.org or by calling 1-916-732-5448.

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Meet our team

Rob Lechner

Rob Lechner,
Director, Commercial Development

Engaging developers building projects in Sacramento.

1-916-732-6618
Rob.Lechner@smud.org

 
 
Greg Hribar 

Greg Hribar,
Manager, Commercial Development

Engaging developers building projects in Folsom, Rancho Cordova and portions of South Sacramento County.

1-916-732-6290
Greg.Hribar@smud.org

 Aaron Sussman  

Aaron Sussman,
Representative, Commercial Development

Engaging developers building projects in Citrus Heights, North Natomas, Rio Linda, Galt, Elk Grove and portions of the City and County of Sacramento.

1-916-732-7366
Aaron.Sussman@smud.org

 Heather Mendez  

Heather Mendez,
Project Lead & Analyst, Commercial Development

Leading special projects and functioning as the team's analyst and administrative support member.

1-916-732-5448
Heather.Mendez@smud.org