Upcoming Regulatory Courses

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October 14-18, 2019 – Balloon Fiesta

THE BASICS

October 14-18, 2019

Three separate courses: “The Basics” Practical regulatory training for the electric or natural gas local distribution (LDC) industries and FERC ratemaking for the pipeline industry.

“The Basics” Brochures:

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Registration and Payment Options:

  • Online Registration: Payment options are credit card, check/money order, or we can invoice your organization.
  • Fax, phone or email: Fill out the enrollment form on the last page of the program brochure. Follow the instructions on the form for a preferred payment option.

Sheraton Uptown Albuquerque

The Sheraton Uptown Albuquerque conference room rate is $170 for single and $185 for double, which includes a full breakfast. CPU room rate reservation cut-off is September 19, 2019. To reserve your room in our block CLICK HERE or call central reservations at 1.800.325.3535 and you must mention the NMSU Public Utility Basics.


May 18-22, 2020 THE BASICS
  • Practical Regulatory Training for the Electric or Natural Gas Local Distribution (“LDC”) Industries
Sheraton Uptown – Albuquerque, NM

2019 October Basics Attendees

Updated:September 4, 2019
Last NameFirst NameTitleOrganizationCityStateCourse 
AmpaduLynetteManager of Regulatory AffairsTDX Power, IncAnchorageAKElectric
ApodacaArinAnalystPublic Service Company of NMAlbuquerqueNMElectric
AslinCasi Associate CounselMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson City MOElectric
AstrabJosephAttorneyCURBTopekaKSElectric
BakerAustinAnalystIndianapolis Power & LightIndianapolisINElectric
Becenti-AguilarTheresaCommissionerNMPRCSanta FeNMLDC
BergnerChrisRates AnalystONEOK Inc.TulsaOKPipeline
BethkeLaurenRate AnalystONEOK Inc.TulsaOKPipeline
BleveansLincolnAssistant General ManagerBurbank Water & PowerBurbankCAElectric
BraseTammiAccounting SupervisorOwatonna Public UtilitiesOwatonnaMNElectric
BrownAnthonyAssistant Corporate CounselAmerenSt. LouisMOElectric
BrownKeturahAssociateVan Ness Feldman LLPWashingtonDCPipeline
BruhnAmyManager, Regulatory and AdministrationVector PipelineLivoniaMIPipeline
BunnemeyerMichelle Legal Research AssistantNew Hampshire Public Utilities CommissionConcordNHElectric
CaldwellChristopherUtility Regulatory Auditor IIMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson CityMOElectric
CampbellMarlaParalegalXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
CaputoCarrieAccounting AdvisorArizona Public ServicePhoenixAZElectric
Carey-SmithRebeccaState Government Affairs Portland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
CarrollBrookeDirector of Administrative ServicesKansas Power PoolWichitaKSElectric
CasperMichaelCasperAuditorWashingtonDCPipeline
CastanaroAndyBusiness Finance SpecialistPPL Electric UtilitiesAllentownPAElectric
ChanAvisRegulatory ManagerKinder MorganHoustonTXPipeline
CharSusanSr. Regulatory AnalystHawaiian Electric CompanyHonoluluHIElectric
ChirbyPennyFuel & Revenue AccountantLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOLDC
ClarkCharleneSenior Regulatory Paralegal Xcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
CoxWhitAttorneyArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
CruzLuisAnalyst ISouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
CunninghamTaraSr. Project ManagerOne GasAustinTXLDC
DeGreeffJenniRegulatory AnalystTC EnergyHoustonTXPipeline
DowNathanielProject Manager IIOne GasTulsaOKLDC
DuffySusanCommissionerKansas Corporation CommissionTopekaKSElectric
DurhamDustyDesign ManagerXcel EnergyLevellandTXElectric
EmeryCydneyAnalystEnergy Strategies, LLCSalt Lake CityUTElectric
EnrightMoyaSr EconomistOregon Public Utility CommissionSalemORElectric
EspinozaValerieCommissionerNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
FreeJonFinancial & Regulatory AnalystBlack Hills EnergyRapid CitySDElectric
GalvanEricEconomist-StaffEl Paso ElectricEl PasoTXElectric
GiraldoEmilySenior AttorneyXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
GlasnerJasinPrincipal Financial AnalystAZG&TBensonAZElectric
GordonZacharySr. Financial AnalystWind Engergy Transmission TexasAustinTXElectric
GorveattChelseySupervisor, Regulatory & Financial PlanningMaritime ElectricCharlottetown, PECNDElectric
GrassEmilyAssoc Analyst - CertificatesEnergy TransferHoustonTXPipeline
HallockSandraRate AnalystONEOK Inc.TulsaOKPipeline
HemesathLaurenSenior Financial Specialist of Regulatory AccountingAmeren Valley ParkMOElectric
HendersonJustinAnalyst IISouthwest GasLas VegasNVLDC
HinksonDavidSenior AttorneyPinnacle West Capital Corp/APSPhoenixAZElectric
HumphreyJasonDirector, Integration SuccessEvergyTopekaKSElectric
HungerbeelerHenry CURB Board MemberCURBTopekaKSElectric
HuntJessicaAuditorFERCWashingtonDCPipeline
HunterJohn DarrenPublic Utility SpecialistUS Army Corps of EngineeringHuntsvilleALElectric
JenkinsAllisonRegulatory AnalystWilliams CompaniesHoustonTXPipeline
JerpbakLoriAccounting SpecialistOwatonna Public UtilitiesOwatonnaMNElectric
KentnerTammySr. AnalystDominion EnergyCayceSCElectric
KnightenJeffManagerEntergy Texas, Inc.AustinTXElectric
KollkerMichaelAttorneyWyoming Public Service CommissionCheyenneWYElectric
LackeyJames ManagerXcel EnergyHobbsNMElectric
LeeperRickStaff AttorneyMinnesota Public Utilities CommissionSaint PaulMNElectric
LovemanCalebUtility AnalystOUCCIndianapolisINElectric
LuciaCatherineUtility Regulatory Auditor IVMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson CityMOLDC
LundinRobertSpecial Assistant Attorney GeneralNew Mexico Attorney GeneralSanta FeNMLDC
MachucaDesmondEnergy Efficiency Program CoordinatorEl Paso ElectricEl PasoTXElectric
MadsenMarkChief Digital & Information OfficerClecoPinevilleLAElectric
MamulaMeganFinancial Analyst IIArizona Electric Power CooperativeBensonAZElectric
MarsanoKaylynOperations SupervisorXcel EnergyDumasTXElectric
MasenthinCarlyLitigation CounselKansas Corporation CommissionTopekaKSElectric
McCray-MillerMelodyCURB Board MemberCURBTopekaKSElectric
MohammadYusufAssistant ManagerNigerian Electricity Regulatory Commisssion ABUJAFCTElectric
NanceRachelDirector, Regional Government Affairs and Media Relations Xcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
OkpaleDaisy OjochoguRegulatorNigerian Electricity Regulatory CommissionABUJAFCTElectric
OrrPatrick Regulatory AnalystCURBTopekaKSElectric
PaluchBillyFinancial/Regulatory AnalystBlack Hills EnergyBroomfieldCOElectric
PangelinanMichael CommissionerPublic Utilities Commission of Guam HagatnaGUElectric
PerricelliBradRates AnalystONEOKTulsaOKPipeline
PorchMelissaAnalyst IISouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
ReeseSamuelOperations SupervisorXcel EnergyDumasTXElectric
ReinholtElizabethSr. Director Corporate AffairsSummit Utilities, Inc.RangeleyMELDC
ReynoldsLangDirector of Electric TransportationDuke EnergyCharlotteNCElectric
RichardKathleenAttorneySouthern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc.OwensboroKYPipeline
RiopkoEricManager Strategy & Regulatory AffairsBaltimore Gas & Electric Co.BaltimoreMDElectric
RipeyZacharyPublic Utilities Rate Analyst IKentucky Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYLDC
RomankiewiczJohnSenior AnalystSierra ClubOaklandCAElectric
SanningStacyProduct ManagerGolden Spread Electric CooperativeAmarilloTXElectric
SauterLeeStandards EngineerLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOElectric
SittonMichaelRegulatory AnalystWilliamsSalt Lake CityUTPipeline
SlayBarbaraRegulatory AnalystTC EnergyHoustonTXPipeline
StanleyJonathon AssociateRobinson & McElwee PLLCCharlestonWVElectric
StrongPaulRegulatory Analyst Sr.Transcontinental Gas Pipe LineHoustonTXPipeline
Sullo MeganParalegal Office of Consumer CounselNew BritainCTElectric
ThroneMary Deputy Chair Wyoming Public Service CommissionCheyenneWYElectric
TreanorElysiaEnvironmental Policy ManagerPortland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
VorisNickSenior Manager - Operations StrategyEvergyKansas CityMOElectric
WalshDanaSenior CounselSouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
WonSeoungjounUtility Regulatory ManagerMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson City MOElectric
WoodburyKevinDirector, Business DevelopmentFortis Inc.St. John's, NLCNDElectric
WooldridgeAnthonyPublic Utilities Rate AnalystKentucky Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYElectric
WrightMelodyManagerLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOElectric
YamadaSayuriDirector of Government and Public AffairsPNMSanta FeNMElectric
YoungKevinManager Strategy & Energy PolicyTECOTampaFLElectric

What others have said about “The Basics”

“Very informative and relevant.”

“This was a great course to provide me with a good foundation on the regulatory aspect of the electric industry!”

“The speakers were knowledgeable and execution was of the highest quality.”

“Good general overview of the rate case process.”

“The speakers did great at explaining materials in an easy understandable way.”

“I feel that if I were to start a working on a rate case tomorrow, I have a better idea of where to begin and what questions to ask than I would have, had I not attended the conference. I appreciated the questions and opinions from differing points of view – regulators, energy providers, and interveners.”

“The speakers were extremely knowledgeable with useful material.”

“The LDC course exceeded my expectations. I learned about many aspects of the utility ratemaking process.”