Our Team

Chief Executive Officer

Todd Dolphin joined Southern Switch & Contacts in 2019. Before Southern Switch, he worked as General Manager at Signature Flight Support, overseeing all day-to-day operations. He spent the majority of his career as Senior Vice President at Jet Systems, a family business in Westchester, New York. Todd holds an MBA from New York University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic University.

Todd enjoys playing hockey and spending time with his family. He also spends his time volunteering with the local Cub Scouts, as well as mentoring business executives.

Director of Engineering

Matt Emmons has spent over ten years building Southern Switch & Contacts into the elite manufacturer that it is today. He is responsible for the developing our patented Universal Switch Operator, UGOR, which offers superior operation with a reduced risk of injury. Matt hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Florida.  Matt advises clients on a number of design and implementation matters. 

In Matt’s spare time, he enjoys fishing in Tampa Bay with his three children. He is a skilled woodworker and enjoys beer tastings at area brewers.

Director of Field Services

Eric Register spent over eighteen years with Duke Energy, beginning as an apprentice electrician and holding numerous roles including Supervisor of Substation Maintenance. He is responsible for overseeing the operations of the field services team including all maintenance and construction activities. Eric advises clients on a number of operational and implementation matters. 

In Eric’s spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family.  He is an avid golfer and enjoys golfing.