AESP advances the energy industry

by providing critical knowledge and professional development resources for our 2,200+ members in the U.S. and Canada.

AESP is a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit. We’re focused on energy efficiency, demand response and DERs and are dedicated to building a clean and efficient future. We are working to lead the energy transformation within utilities and their partners by providing our members with valuable relationships and experiences. And we are constantly investing in content to help improve the delivery and implementation of programs that will make that future a reality.

Our Team

Jen Szaro

Jen Szaro

President and CEO

Florida

Angela Glover

Angela Glover

Membership Coordinator

Arizona

Ashley Smith, CAE

Ashley Smith, CAE

Vice President, Member Engagement

Kansas

Ian Perterer

Ian Perterer

Marketing & Communications Manager

Washington, DC

Jennifer Lee

Jennifer Lee

Program Manager

Florida

Jenny Senff, PMP

Jenny Senff, PMP

Vice President, Programs and Education

Washington, DC

Kimani Johnson

Kimani Johnson

Marketing Coordinator

Arizona

Kelly Thorsgard

Kelly Thorsgard

MIS Manager

Wisconsin

Kristi Hewitt

Kristi Hewitt

Trainings Manager

Arizona

Melanie Cohen

Melanie Cohen

Programs and Education Coordinator

Colorado

Our Board Members

Sue Hanson

Sue Hanson

Board Chair

Tetra Tech

Knox Cameron

Knox Cameron

Chair Elect

DTE Energy

Raegan Bond

Raegan Bond

Immediate Past Chair

Dunsky Energy + Climate Advisors

Sarah Colvin

Sarah Colvin

Secretary

Opus One Solutions

William Ellis

William Ellis

Treasurer

Pepco

Katie Vrabel

Katie Vrabel

Board Member

Buckingham Companies
Joyce Bodoh

Joyce Bodoh

Board Member

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative

Ariana Arguello

Ariana Arguello

Board Member

FortisBC

David Backen

David Backen

Board Member

Backen Consulting

Chris Baggett

Chris Baggett

Board Member

APS

Jeff Brown

Jeff Brown

Board Member

Public Service Company of Oklahoma
Art Christianson

Art Christianson

Board Member

The Home Depot
Charmaine Cigliano

Charmaine Cigliano

Board Member

Orange & Rockland
Scott Alan Davis

Scott Alan Davis

Board Member

SEEL
Mark Gentry

Mark Gentry

Board Member

Sodexo | Roth
Jeff Ihnen

Jeff Ihnen

Board Member

Michaels Energy
Danielle Marquis

Danielle Marquis

Board Member

Franklin Energy
Tim Michel

Tim Michel

Board Member

PG&E
Laura Orfanedes

Laura Orfanedes

Board Member

ICF

Quinn Parker

Quinn Parker

Board Member

ENCOLOR Consulting
Brian Pippin

Brian Pippin

Board Member

JEA
Laura Schauer

Laura Schauer

Board Member

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