Utilities Manager Philo Shelton Is Guest Speaker At Jan. 25 Voices Of Los Alamos


Please join us for our next Voices of Los Alamos meeting from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 25 via Zoom. This month’s speaker is Los Alamos County Department of Public Utilities Manager, Philo Shelton.

The DPU senior management team operates under the jurisdiction and control of the Board of Public Utilities, a group of five citizens, each appointed by the Los Alamos County Council.

Shelton is a registered Professional Engineer in the Civil Engineering discipline. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute and received his Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is also a Certified Public Manager and holds a Master of Public Administration degree from University of Colorado at Denver.

Shelton joined the County in June 2012 and served as the County’s Public Works Director until June 2019. Prior to joining the County, he had been a Public Works Director since 2001 serving in the communities of Steamboat Springs and Black Hawk, Colorado.