Gene received his B.S. in electrical engineering from Wichita State University and his M.S. in electrical engineering from New Mexico State University. As a principal engineer at Public Service Company of New Mexico, Gene led teams to install the world's first dynamic stabilizer, and was responsible for the installation and operation of HVDC and FACTS facilities. Wolf is a registered professional engineer and active in the IEEE. He is presently chairman of the Power Engineering Society's T&D Comimittee