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Energy Executive Course Faculty

"The Energy Executive Course brings together the best the utility industry has to offer. Instructors who are passionate about the industry, a staff that has thought of every detail, and a learning environment focused on development. "
Pete Hamell, Director of Operations – Iowa, Black Hills Energy

Mo Al-Ahmar Principal Manager, Customer Insights and Analytics Southern California Edison
David Anderson President, Chief Executive Officer, and Director NW Natural
Roy Barnes Principal and Chief Executive Officer Blue Space Consulting
Brian Bird
President and Chief Executive Officer NorthWestern Energy
Noel Black Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs Southern Company
Dana Cabbell Director, Transmission System Planning and Strategy  Southern California Edison
Skip Collier Course Manager Professional Training Systems, Inc.
Christine Cowsert Chapman

Senior Vice President, Gas Engineering, Service Planning, and Design 

Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Bryan Cox
Vice President, Safety and Chief People Officer Avista Corp. 
Julie Desimone Partner Moss Adams LLP
Jamie Dunckley Program Manager, Electric Transportation  Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Charles Durant Director, Field Intelligence Element and National Security Sciences Directorate Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Tim Fairchild Director, Global Industry Marketing  SAS
Ric Gale Energy Consultant and Educator  
Lisa Grow
President and Chief Executive Officer IDACORP, Inc. and Idaho Power
Greg Guthridge Customer Experience Transformation Leader EY Global Power & Utilities
Bo Hanchey Vice President, Customer Operations and Chief Safety Officer Idaho Power Company
David Harkness
Chief Information Officer and Vice President (Retired) Xcel Energy 
Andrew Higgins
Senior Director, Products and Services

CPS Energy 

Scott Horton Owner and Principal Delta Concepts Consulting, Inc.
Britt Ide Board of Directors NorthWestern Energy 
Aubrey Johnson 
Vice President, System Planning and Competitive Transmission
Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO)
Brian Johnson
Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Endowed Chair in Power Engineering  University of Idaho 
Scott Kinney
Vice President, Energy Resources Avista Corp. 
Dan Kirschner
Executive Director Northwest Gas Association
Paul Kjellander
Commissioner (Retired) Idaho Public Utilities Commission 
Jesse Langston Vice President, Retail Energy (Retired) OGE Energy Corp.
Dan Lapato
Associate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
American Gas Association 
Brandon Lohse Chief Financial Officer Arkansas Electric Cooperatives Corporation
Debra McCoy
Global Lead for Capital Markets, Sustainability, and ESG Bain & Company
Faith McKenna
Cristina McQuistion
Vice President, Corporate Responsibility and Stewardship OGE Energy Corp. 
Melanie Miller
Senior Consultant Delta Concepts Consulting, Inc. 
Richard Moore Energy Consultant and Educator  
Kristin Munsch
Senior Assistant General Counsel Commonwealth Edison Company
David Owens  President and Energy Consultant Da'VAS, LLC
Lee Ragsdale  Senior Vice President, Energy Delivery  North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives 
Patrick Reinhart Vice President, Regulatory Relations and Policy CenterPoint Energy
Evelyn Robinson
Manager, Regulatory/Legislative Affairs PJM Interconnection
Lyall Samaroden Associate Facilitator ExperiencePoint
Ross Snuggerud
Senior Operations Engineer NuScale Power Inc. 
Vince Sprenkle  Strategic Advisor, Energy Storage  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) 
Jason Thackston Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy and Clean Energy Officer Avista Corp.
Johnny Whitfield
Vice President, Business Intelligence and Supply Chain OGE Energy Corp. 
Kristine Wiley
Vice President, Low Carbon Energy Solutions  GTI Energy 
Roger Woodworth Principal Consultant Mindset Matters
Sayuri Yamada President Kizuna Strategies

Executive Education

Mailing Address:
College of Business and Economics
875 Perimeter Drive MS3161
Moscow, Idaho 83844-3161

Phone: 208-885-6265