Upcoming Regulatory Courses

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“THE BASICS”

Practical regulatory training for the electric or natural gas local distribution (LDC) industries. Both courses are endorsed by NARUC.

May 21-25, 2018

Sheraton Uptown • Albuquerque, NM

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Registration and Payment Options:

  • Online: 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 conference room rate is $165 for single and $180 for double, which includes a full breakfast.
Reservation deadline: April 24, 2018.
• Reserve a room online: CLICK HERE
• Call central reservations at 1.800.325.3535 and you must mention the NMSU Public Utility Basics.
The block of rooms tend to fill quickly, so we suggest you reserve your room as soon as possible.


October 15-19, 2018 • “THE BASICS”
  • Practical Regulatory Training for the Electric or Natural Gas Local Distribution (“LDC”) Industries
  • FERC Ratemaking for Interstate Pipelines
Sheraton Uptown – Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta: October 6-14, 2018


2018 May Basics Attendees

Updated: April 24, 2018
Last NameFirst NameTitleOrganizationCityStateCourse
AmevoCharlesFinancial AnalystState of MNSt. PaulMNElectric
ApoCelineAdministratorSouthwest GasLas VegasNVLDC
ArzolaAlejandraAnalystCase AdministrationRosemeadCAElectric
AtkeisonJohnChairEnergyLincLincolnNELDC
AuerBrentRegulatory Analysis & Case ManagerIndiana Michigan PowerFort WayneINElectric
AultDavidUtility EconomistNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
BanksJoyceAttorneyBaker Botts L.L.P.HoustonTXElectric
BartuschEricFinancial AnalystMN Public Utilities CommissionSt. PaulMNElectric
BeedyAleahPricing AnalystXcel Energy/Southwestern Public Svc CoAmarilloTXElectric
BellChrisManager - AuditsArkansas Electric Cooperative CorporationLittle RockARElectric
BellChristyRates AnalystTexas Gas ServiceAustinTXLDC
BlackDavidAssoc. General CounselNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
BowkerWilliamStaff Attorney IIKY Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYElectric
BowmanJoshuaPublic Utility AnalystDelaware Public Service CommissionDoverDEElectric
BowmanKatheryn H.AttorneyLouisiana Public Service CommissionBaton RougeLALDC
BranscombJamesSenior Rate EngineerWyoming Public Service CommissionCheyenneWYElectric
BrennanNathanRate analystWyoming Public Service CommissionCheyenneWYElectric
BroadwayEdwina Public Utility AuditorArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
BrowningDavidDirectorAmerican Electric PowerNew AlbanyOHElectric
BryantGilbertPlant DirectorXcel EnergyHobbsNMElectric
ButtJasonRates and Cost AnalystNewfoundland PowerSt.John'sCDNElectric
CerretaJosephStaff AccountantPPL Electric Utilities CorporationAllentownPAElectric
ChartoffLauraAdministrative Law JudgeWA Utilities & Transportation CommissionOlympiaWAElectric
ChenJennySr Financial AnalystSouthern California EdisonRosemeadCAElectric
ChristoffersonMattRegulatory AnalystBlack Hills CoroporationDenverCOLDC
CollinsStephenRates AnalystState of MNSt. PaulMNElectric
ConeKittyStaff AttorneyArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
CorelisJohnManager OperationsXcel EnergyLubbockTXElectric
DaleyCaseyAssociate Regulatory AnalystPortland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
DavisWesManager Rate AdministrationPepco HoldingsWashingtonDCElectric
DemmerKurtUtility AnalystNew Hampshire Public Utilities CommissionConcordNHElectric
DerstineSaraRegulatory SpecialistScottMadden, Inc.WestboroughMAElectric
DucatoJohnScheduling AnalystSouthwest Gas CorporationHendersonNVLDC
DuntonDrucillaRegulatory AnalystCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCAElectric
FazioEmmaStaff AttorneyMinnesota Public Utilities CommissionSaint PaulMNElectric
GarzaRoyAccountant IIUniversity of New Mexico, PPDAlbuquerqueNMElectric
GoodridgeJamesManager, Planning and ForecastingFortis Inc.St. John's, NLCDNElectric
GoralskiPawelRegulatory AnalystIdaho PowerBoiseIDElectric
GoschkePatrickGas Supply Sched/AdminNew Mexico Gas CompanyAlbuquerqueNMLDC
GrammerGeoffreyAssistant Corporate CounselAmerenSt. LouisMOElectric
GreenePhilipSr. Financial Regulatory AnalystLiberty UtilitiesLondonderryNHElectric
GuffeySeviniPublic Utility AnalystFlorida Public Service CommissionTallahasseeFLElectric
GuthrieTannerRegulatory ConsultantIndiana Michigan PowerFort WayneINElectric
GuyDavidProfessional Finance SeniorBlack Hills CorporationRapid CitySDLDC
HaglundEricEconomistColorado Public Utilities CommissionDenverCOElectric
HarlinTysonFinancial AnalystIdaho PowerBoiseIDElectric
HartAliceSupervisorCenterPoint EnergyHoustonTXElectric
HendersonNatashaManager, Regulatory & Market AffairsGolden Spread Electric CooperativeAmarilloTXElectric
HillJonathanBusiness AnalystOG&EOklahoma CityOKElectric
HillKevinSpecialist - Rates and RegulationSpire AlabamaBirminghamALLDC
HolbrookRosaContract SpecialistDepartment of DefenseWoodbridgeVAElectric
HolmanHunterStaff AttorneyUtah Clean EnergySalt Lake CityUTElectric
HoschAmandaDirector, Regulatory Policy & RatesMidAmerican Energy CompanyDes MoinesIAElectric
HossJenniferStaff AttorneyArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
HowardMatthewAssociateScottMaddenWestboroughMAElectric
HughesTrishaFinancial/Rates AnalystOtter Tail Power Co.Fergus FallsMNElectric
HurdSimonRegulatory AnalystCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSan FranciscoCAElectric
JimenezJoseContract SpecialistDefense Logistics AgencyFort BelvoirVALDC
JohnsonJohnInternal Audit ManagerBlack Hills CorporationRapid CitySDLDC
JungYeonjeiResearch FellowKorea Energy Economics InstituteUlsanKRLDC
KheraIbrarSenior Utility AnalystPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVLDC
KiloluLaylaRegulatory AnalystHawaii GasHonoluluHIElectric
KriebelJayFinancial AnalystPublic Utilities CommissionCarson CityNVLDC
LaForceLucyAccounting ManagerLiberty UtilitiesFall RiverMaLDC
LandiMatthewRates AnalystState of MNSt. PaulMNElectric
LaycockSarahRegulatory AnalystWashington Attorney General's OfficeSeattleWAElectric
LeckyElizabethRegulatory SpecialistDominion EnergyRichmondVAElectric
LeeJanetContracting OfficerDLA EnergyFt. BelvoirVALDC
LongoviaDavideGrad StudentNMSULas CrucesNMLDC
MahfudRahabSr AdvisorRate Design RosemeadCAElectric
MalleckDavidRegulatory Case SpecialistSouthwestern Public Service Co/Xcel EnergyAmarilloTXElectric
MaloneyDeniseSupervisory Contract SpecialistUtility ServicesFt. BelvoirVALDC
MartinMichaelAssoc. Revenue Req AnalystPacificorpSalt Lake CityUTElectric
MayoSeanDirector, Pipeline SafetyWA Utilities and Transportation CommissionOlympiaWALDC
McGowanMarkSenior Net Power Cost AnalystPacifiCorpPortlandORElectric
MedhekarNehaUtility AnalystIndiana Office of Utility Consumer CounselorIndianapolisINElectric
MillerDanielSr. Rates SpecialistSouthern California EdisonGlendoraCAElectric
MillerElizabethDirector of FP&AChesapeake Utilities CorpDoverDELDC
NembhardCecilAnalystPacifiCorpPortlandORElectric
NewkirkCarolineUtility Regulatory Auditor IIMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson City MOLDC
O'ConnorTarenAssociate Rate SpecialistConnecticut Office of Consumer CounselNew BritainCTElectric
OlsenStephanieSr. Rate AnalystMidAmerican Energy CompanyDes MoinesIAElectric
OsterkampBarbaraPublic Utilities SpecialistUS Army Corps of EngineersHuntsvilleALElectric
PageCarlySenior Utility AnalystPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVLDC
PetitoMatthewDirector, FinanceChesapeake Utilities CorpDoverDELDC
PinedaAlejandraPURA IIICalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCAElectric
PittsMichaelPublic Utility AuditorArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
PolkJeremySr. Operations ManagerXcel EnergySudanTXElectric
PrentissJustinSenior Research EconomistKansas Corporation CommissionTopekaKSElectric
RamieGeorgetteUitlity EconomistNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
RappachJamesManagerAmerican Electric PowerColumbusOHElectric
ReedJenniferUtility AnalystIndiana OUCCIndianapolis INLDC
RhodePatchesRate AnalystMississippi PowerGulfportMSElectric
RobertsonJoshuaSenior AnalystSouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
RumfieldKelsieSr. Regulatory AnalystSharyland Utilities, L.P.DallasTXElectric
RussellPhillipAttorneyUtah Association of Energy UsersSalt Lake CityUTElectric
SandersonTishaSenior Manager, FinanceLiberty UtilitiesJacksonMOLDC
ScanlanKathleenRegulatory AnalystWashington Utilities & Transportation CommissionOlympiaWAElectric
SchiermeisterEricTransmission AnalystBlack Hills EnergyRapid CitySDElectric
SchmidtPaulRegulatory ConsultantPuget Sound EnergyBellevueWALDC
SchubrertDerekSenior Load AnalystOG&EOklahoma CityOKElectric
SernaDakotaRevenue Requirements Analyst Arizona Public ServicePhoenixAZElectric
ShieldsLarry Member Accounts ManagerGolden Spread Electric CooperativeAmarilloTXElectric
SoufianiSeinaEngineer-In-Training IIIColorado Public Utilities CommissionGreenwood VillageCOElectric
SpencerPatriciaManagement AccountantMt. Carmel Public UtilityMt. CarmelILElectric
SteinJeffPolicy AdvisorThe American Petroleum InstituteWashingtonDCElectric
SteinmetzJennieTax Specialist Black Hills CorporationRapid CitySDElectric
StojakSarah Manager Tax-PlanningAtmos EnergyDallasTXLDC
StoryJenniferDirector Income TaxAtmos Energy CorpDallasTXLDC
TaylorLandonSr Revenue Req AnalystPacificorpSalt Lake CityUTElectric
TaylorStephenAdvanced Meter Project AdvisorSoCalGasLos AngelesCALDC
ThompsonChuckManager, Gas Control, Compression and SCADANMGCOAlbuquerqueNMLDC
TichenorMaiaRegulatory AnalystWestar EnergyTopekaKSElectric
TilburyJoshMgr. Gas SupplyNew Mexico Gas CompanyAlbuquerqueNMLDC
TrampGabrielOps Planning SupervisorBlack Hills EnergyLincolnNELDC
TremlScott Corporate Modeling SpecialistAmeren CorporationSt. LouisMOElectric
TrujilloTommyEnergy Contracts ManagerNew Mexico Gas CompanyRoswellNMLDC
WardripJonathanRegulatory AnalystCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCAElectric
WareAlexUtility AnalystPublic Service Commission of UtahSalt Lake CityUTLDC
YiGinaEngineerHawaii Public Utilities CommissionHonoluluHIElectric

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.”