James Gleaton, PE
Philadelphia Regional Manager
James Gleaton joined David Mason + Associates as a Regional Manager in 2016 after 23 years of extensive work in natural gas utility engineering. His years as an engineer and a project manager for Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) provide him with expert knowledge of gas main design, installation and leak detection– work that has included significant public projects for city and state governments. As a manager for meters and measurement at PGW, James was responsible for the Field Services Department with an annual budget exceeding $10 million. While there, he redesigned the meter shop operations to increase production by 300%.
James was born and raised in Philadelphia, where he converted a love of math and science into a career in engineering. His knowledge of the very specific issues involving delivery of electricity and natural gas in the mid-Atlantic region make him the perfect leader for DMA’s growth in the region and beyond.
James and his wife Lynn have raised two sons. To relax, James has become a master of spinning records and setting the mood at parties as a part-time Professional DJ. He is also a lifetime member of the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.