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Eversource Energy Center


Advisory Board

Name Position/Title
Marissa Gillett Chairman Gillett Marissa Paslick Gillett is Chairman of Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA).  Governor Ned Lamont nominated Gillett to begin serving on the three member regulatory authority on April 26, 2019, and her appointment was confirmed by both the House of Representatives and State Senate in the 2019 session of the Connecticut General Assembly.
Robert Hotaling   Department of Economic and Community Development, Deputy Commissioner.
Doug Dorr   Program Manager of EPRI, is on the forefront of analytics research for the ever evolving utility grid. Doug is spearheading an EPRI/EEX Initiative on Predictive Analytics for Grid Resilience.
Sergio Carillo Managing Director of Incentive Programs, Sergio joined the Connecticut Green Bank in 2020, where he manages the organization’s incentive programs, including the Residential Solar Investment Program (RSIP) and Energy Storage Solutions (ESS) Program
Anne George   ISO-New England Vice President of External Affairs and Corporate Communications, oversees generation and transmission, and can help us bridge the link between individual distribution companies and the other players in the realm of electric generation, transmission, and distribution.
Christina Sames   American Gas Association Vice President of Operations and Engineering, can help us diversify and expand our research to other infrastructure networks such as as distribution. Our Center will soon collaborate directly with the Gas Technology Institute.
Hank Webster Deputy Commissioner DEEP
Ryan O’Keefe Ryan O’Keefe is a UConn College of Engineering (B.S.E.E. 1990) alumnus who has worked with large power producers and small technology startups, founded two companies, and serves as a consultant and advisor to businesses focused on the clean energy transition.

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