Josh Pettersson

President & CEO

Value Delivered

Named Wasatch Electric’s President in 2022, Josh guides the company’s overall growth strategies, innovation, and day-to-day operations with his expertise and commitment to excellence. Josh is responsible for overseeing all aspects of work within each of Wasatch Electric’s five divisions. He formulates and implements plans and policies to achieve corporate objectives while ensuring a safe work environment.


Josh began his career with Wasatch Electric in 1991. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Josh has held positions as Estimator, Contract Administrator, Assistant Project Manager, Project Manager, Senior Project Manager, Division Manager, and Divisional Vice President.

Josh is a Board Member of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), he serves on the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) and is on the Board of Governors for the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce.

The Personal Side

Outside of work, Josh enjoys spending time with his wife, four children, and particularly his five grandchildren. He enjoys anything that involves traveling, sporting events, and the outdoors.