NKCE joins in construction of new Ignition lab for Operation Breakthrough


Kenneth (Ken) Austin joins NKCE in September 2020

Ken Austin, a Kansas City Northland native, joined North Kansas City Electric in 2020. In his position as Technology and Safety Administrator,  Ken is charged with ensuring that the company’s technology and safety requirements meet the current and future needs of the operation. Ken holds an OSHA 30 certificate in Construction safety.

Ken spent the previous 20 years with Park University of Parkville, most recently as Director of Infrastructure and Operations since 2015. Ken, who grew up in Parkville, Mo., earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Park University and a Bachelor of Science degree in systems and data processing from William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo.

Ken enjoys family time, riding his Harley, camping, and golf.