Our mission is to maximize customer and partner value through exceptional talent and extremely competitive prices. We achieve this through low overhead costs and maximum use of technology.

We are “out of the box” thinkers and have a history of successfully “doing things that have never been done.” We are known for our innovative problem solving and use of technology. We understand risk and project management. Our leadership was recently recognized by the internationally-acclaimed Project Management Institute (PMI) with the 2013 Distinguished Project Award for its work on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP).

We work well with others, leveraging our VOSB status for subcontracting opportunities and providing unique talent with our highly-skilled technical and project management resources. GridIntellect is also very capable as a Prime Contractor, with real-life experience managing large (2,000 stakeholder), complex (lots of moving parts) programs.

We are a growing company with a sincere desire and mission to provide the best support possible to our customers and partners. For more information, contact info[at]gridintellect.com or dial (256) 679-1134.


Stuart McCafferty, CEO and Founder
Stuart is a US military veteran, business executive, program manager, and system engineer professional with 30 years of experience. He has specialized expertise in Microgrids, Smart Grid technologies, managing complex technical projects, system architecture design, software development and implementation, real-time data acquisition, and managing Program Management Offices (PMOs). He is a certified PMI Project Management Professional (PMP). Notable recent energy projects include Modeling and Simulation Lead for The Modern Grid Initiative (2005-2006), Principal Investigator for California Energy Commission Demand Response and Analysis System (2008-2009), Program Manager for the NIST SGIP (2009-2013), Subject Matter Expert for the California Local Energy Assurance Planning (2013), SGIP Director of Technical Operations (2014), Program Manager on NIST Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) project (2014), and Fellow for the NIST Disaster Resiliency Framework project (2014).

Steve Pullins, President
Steve has more than 35 years of utility industry experience in operations, maintenance, engineering, microgrids, and renewables project development. He previously led the nation’s Modern Grid Strategy for the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory. Steve has worked with more than 20 utilities in Smart Grid strategies, renewables strategies, power system optimization with Smart Grid technologies, and microgrids. He has advised several international utility and government organizations on Smart Grid technologies and operations, microgrid development, integrating intelligence, new power generation, and waste to energy issues. Steve has designed, developed, and managed many energy, generation, and Microgrid projects.