Manager, Research & Industry Strategy
Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Rusty joined Smart Electric Power Alliance as manager, research and industry strategy in 2020. He serves as SEPA's staff lead for SEPA’s Customer Programs Working Group, is a primary contributor to SEPA’s Utility Transformation Challenge and SEPA’s Utility Carbon-Reduction Tracker, and coordinates responses to SEPA members’ research requests, among other project work.
Prior to joining SEPA, Rusty served as policy research manager at EQ Research, where he tracked and analyzed state-level legislative and regulatory developments relevant to solar, battery storage, EVs, and other DERs for industry, non-profit, and government clients. He also served for seven years as project manager of DSIRE -- the nation’s most extensive public database of financial incentives for clean energy -- at N.C. State University. Rusty received an M.A. from UNC-Chapel Hill and has traveled to 40 countries.
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM PDT