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: October 9, 2019
Last NameFirst NameTitleOrganizationCityStateCourse
AlderMarkRegulatory Projects ManagerPacifiCorpSalt Lake CityUTElectric
AlsupCodyRegulatory AnalystOklahoma Corporation CommissionOklahoma CityOKElectric
AmpaduLynetteManager of Regulatory AffairsTDX Power, IncAnchorageAKElectric
AndersonWilliamEconomistMassachusetts Department of Public Utilities BostonMAElectric
ApodacaArinAnalystPublic Service Company of NMAlbuquerqueNMElectric
ArandaJaredLegal Case ManagerPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVElectric
AslinCasi Associate CounselMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson City MOElectric
AstrabJosephAttorneyCURBTopekaKSElectric
BakerAustinAnalystIndianapolis Power & LightIndianapolisINElectric
BatistaMike Director Government affairsAARPHelenaMTElectric
Becenti-AguilarTheresaCommissionerNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
BennettErinAttorneyVermont Department of Public ServiceMontpelierVTElectric
BergnerChrisRates AnalystONEOK Inc.TulsaOKPipeline
BesperatAaronSenior ManagerLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOElectric
BethkeLaurenStaff AttorneyMinnesota Public Utilities CommissionSaint PaulMNElectric
BigginsPamSpecial Project ManagerCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCALDC
BleveansLincolnAssistant General ManagerBurbank Water & PowerBurbankCAElectric
BomanJeffreyAssistant Attorney General-MNMinnesota Attorney General's OfficeSt. PaulMNElectric
BraseTammiAccounting SupervisorOwatonna Public UtilitiesOwatonnaMNElectric
BrownAnthonyAssistant Corporate CounselAmerenSt. LouisMOElectric
BrownKeturahAssociateVan Ness Feldman LLPWashingtonDCPipeline
BrownleeJohnRegulatory Analyst IIDominion EnergyRichmondVAPipeline
BruhnAmyManager, Regulatory and AdministrationVector PipelineLivoniaMIPipeline
BunnemeyerMichelle Legal Research AssistantNew Hampshire Public Utilities CommissionConcordNHElectric
CaldwellChristopherUtility Regulatory Auditor IIMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson CityMOElectric
CampSabrinaAccount ManagerXcel EnergyHobbsNMElectric
CampbellMarlaParalegalXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
CaputoCarrieAccounting AdvisorArizona Public ServicePhoenixAZElectric
Carey-SmithRebeccaState Government Affairs Portland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
CarranzaBenDirector RegulatoryKinder MorganHoustonTXPipeline
CarrollBrookeDirector of Administrative ServicesKansas Power PoolWichitaKSElectric
CaseyLukeAttorneyMontana Public Service CommissionHelenaMTElectric
CasperMichaelCasperAuditorWashingtonDCPipeline
CastanaroAndyBusiness Finance SpecialistPPL Electric UtilitiesAllentownPAElectric
ChanAvisRegulatory ManagerKinder MorganHoustonTXPipeline
ChapmanMichaelEconomistHawaii Public Utilities CommissionHonoluluHIElectric
CharSusanSr. Regulatory AnalystHawaiian Electric CompanyHonoluluHIElectric
ChaudhryHammadManager, Energy EfficiencyCleco Power, LLCMandevilleLAElectric
ChirbyPennyFuel & Revenue AccountantLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOLDC
ClarkCharleneSenior Regulatory Paralegal Xcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
ClarkinCarolynAttorney AdisorFERCWashingtonDCPipeline
CobosLoriChief Executive & Public CounselOPUCAustinTXElectric
ColtraneLaurenStaff Attorney IIIKentucky Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYElectric
ComeauxFranciscaRegulatory RelationsCenterPoint EnergyBaton RougeLALDC
CouchKelly AnnRate & Regulatory Analyst IILG&E and KU Energy, LLCLouisvilleKYElectric
CoxWhitAttorneyArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
CruzLuisAnalyst ISouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
CunninghamTaraSr. Project ManagerOne GasAustinTXLDC
CyprianDeidreSpecial Project ManagerCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCAElectric
DavisTylerRegulatory Affairs Specialist Summit Utilities, Inc.RangeleyMELDC
DowNathanielProject Manager IIOne GasTulsaOKLDC
DuffySusanCommissionerKansas Corporation CommissionTopekaKSElectric
DurhamDustyDesign ManagerXcel EnergyLevellandTXElectric
EarhartTatianaGas Transportation SupervisorLiberty Utilities - EmpireJoplinMOLDC
EmeryCydneyAnalystEnergy Strategies, LLCSalt Lake CityUTElectric
EnrightMoyaSr EconomistOregon Public Utility CommissionSalemORElectric
EspinozaValerieCommissionerNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMLDC
FrederickTinaStaff AttorneyKentucky Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYLDC
FreeJonFinancial & Regulatory AnalystBlack Hills EnergyRapid CitySDElectric
GalvanEricEconomist-StaffEl Paso ElectricEl PasoTXElectric
GarciaDarleneRates and Certificate AdvisorEnbridgeHoustonTXPipeline
GarnerNathanResearch AssociateSynapse Energy EconomicsSomervilleMAElectric
GiraldoEmilySenior AttorneyXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
GlasnerJasinPrincipal Financial AnalystAZG&TBensonAZElectric
GordonZacharySr. Financial AnalystWind Energy Transmission TexasAustinTXElectric
GorveattChelseySupervisor, Regulatory & Financial PlanningMaritime ElectricCharlottetown, PECNDElectric
GrassEmilyAssoc Analyst - CertificatesEnergy TransferHoustonTXPipeline
HallockSandraRate AnalystONEOK Inc.TulsaOKPipeline
HawleyKristaHearing OfficerMassachusetts Department of Public Utilities BostonMAElectric
HejeealiNoorBusiness AnalystPowerPlan, Inc.LilburnGAElectric
HemesathLaurenSenior Financial Specialist of Regulatory AccountingAmeren Valley ParkMOElectric
HendersonJustinDistribution PMXcel Energy - UtilityAmarilloTXElectric
HenryCoreenSenior Product DeveloperPortland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
HillLukeAttorneySouthwest Power Pool, Inc.Little RockARElectric
HinksonDavidSenior AttorneyPinnacle West Capital Corporation/APSPhoenixAZElectric
HuangJenniferSenior AnalystCon EdisonNew YorkNYElectric
HuangMingdiUtility Engineering Specialist 1New York State Department of Public ServiceAlbanyNYLDC
HumphreyJasonDirector, Integration SuccessEvergyTopekaKSElectric
HungerbeelerHenry CURB Board MemberCURBTopekaKSElectric
HuntJessicaAuditorFERCWashingtonDCPipeline
HunterJohn DarrenPublic Utility SpecialistUS Army Corps of EngineeringHuntsvilleALElectric
HustrulidAmandaLegal AssistantHI Public Utilities CommissionHonoluluHIElectric
JaberHaniRegulatory and Rate AnalystAES CorporationDaytonOHElectric
JenkinsAllisonRegulatory AnalystWilliams CompaniesHoustonTXPipeline
JerpbakLoriAccounting SpecialistOwatonna Public UtilitiesOwatonnaMNElectric
KentnerTammyRegulatory AnalystTC EnergyHoustonTXPipeline
KishorePoojaState Regulatory ManagerPacifiCorpPortlandORElectric
KnightenJeffManagerEntergy Texas, Inc.AustinTXElectric
KollkerMichaelAttorneyWyoming Public Service CommissionCheyenneWYElectric
KreykesBryanAssistant Attorney GeneralCo+G2:K159lorado Attorney General's OfficeDenverCOElectric
LackeyJames ManagerXcel EnergyHobbsNMElectric
LansiquotRicardo Analyst I Southwest Gas Corporation Las VegasNVLDC
LawterJasonRegulatory AnalystOklahoma Corporation CommissionOklahoma CityOKElectric
LeeperRickAttorneyArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
LeikerKristin Account ManagerXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
LeonardRachaelSenior AttorneyPinnacle West Capital CorporationPhoenixAZElectric
LovemanCalebUtility AnalystOUCCIndianapolisINElectric
LuciaCatherineUtility Regulatory Auditor IVMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson CityMOLDC
LundinRobertSpecial Assistant Attorney GeneralNew Mexico Attorney GeneralSanta FeNMLDC
LytalMarkDirector Regional Capital ProjectsXcel EnergyAmarillo TXElectric
MachucaDesmondEnergy Efficiency Program CoordinatorEl Paso ElectricEl PasoTXElectric
MaciasDavidEconomistEl Paso ElectricEl PasoTXElectric
MadsenMarkChief Digital & Information OfficerClecoPinevilleLAElectric
MamulaMeganFinancial Analyst IIArizona Electric Power CooperativeBensonAZElectric
MarsanoKaylynRegulatory AnalystTC EnergyHoustonTXPipeline
MartinAngelaParalegal IISouthwest Power Pool, Inc.Little RockARElectric
MasenthinCarlyLitigation CounselKansas Corporation CommissionTopekaKSElectric
MayeShelly-AnnCommission Technical AdvisorOregon Public Utility CommissionSalemORElectric
McCray-MillerMelodyCURB Board MemberCURBTopekaKSElectric
McLinCinnamon A2/Chief of Staff - General Counsel & External Affairs Pres.Southern Company AtlantaGAElectric
MertzDerrickAttorneyNorth Carolina Utilities CommissionRaleighNCPipeline
MohammadYusufAssistant ManagerNigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission ABUJAFCTElectric
MuhsJohnAnalystEnergy StrategiesSalt Lake CityUTElectric
MurphyPatrickRegulatory AdministrationXcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
NanceRachelDirector, Regional Government Affairs and Media Relations Xcel EnergyDenverCOElectric
OkpaleDaisy OjochoguRegulatorNigerian Electricity Regulatory CommissionABUJAFCTElectric
OrrPatrick Regulatory AnalystCURBTopekaKSElectric
PakChristinaAnalystCon EdisonNew YorkNYElectric
PaluchBillyFinancial/Regulatory AnalystBlack Hills EnergyBroomfieldCOElectric
PangelinanMichael CommissionerPublic Utilities Commission of Guam HagatnaGUElectric
PassellHowardEcologistSandia National LabsBernalilloNMElectric
PerricelliBradSr. AnalystDominion EnergyCayceSCElectric
PollockCaitlinSenior Regulatory AnalystCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSan FranciscoCAElectric
PorchMelissaAnalyst IISouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
PraterDebbieRegulatory ManagerOklahoma Corporation CommissionOklahoma CityOKElectric
RaftNicholasAnalystCESNew YorkNYLDC
ReganJaredSr. Regulatory AnalystPuget Sound EnergyBellevueWAElectric
ReichertElisaRegulatory Analyst IIDominion EnergyRichmondVAPipeline
ReynoldsLangDirector of Electric TransportationDuke EnergyCharlotteNCElectric
RichardKathleenAttorneySouthern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc.OwensboroKYPipeline
RichardsonJamesManager, Regulatory RelationsCenterPoint EnergyMadisonMSLDC
RiopkoEricManager Strategy & Regulatory AffairsBaltimore Gas & Electric Co.BaltimoreMDElectric
RipeyZacharyPublic Utilities Rate Analyst IKentucky Public Service CommissionFrankfortKYLDC
RomankiewiczJohnSenior AnalystSierra ClubOaklandCAElectric
RosatiWendyAsst. Attorney GeneralColorado Attorney General's OfficeDenverCOElectric
RyanMichaelSenior AttorneyOklahoma Corporation CommissionOklahoma CityOKElectric
SandovalRaymondDirectorPNMAlbuquerqueNMElectric
SanningStacyProduct ManagerGolden Spread Electric CooperativeAmarilloTXElectric
SauterLeeStandards EngineerLiberty UtilitiesJoplinMOElectric
SegidaStephanieFinancial AnalystVirginia Natural Gas - Southern Co GasVirginia BeachVALDC
SeigalScott Hearing OfficerMassachusetts Department of Public Utilities BostonMAElectric
SerieCandiceRate AnalystClecoPinevilleLAElectric
ShowalterDanaAssistant Attorney GeneralOffice of the Colorado Attorney GeneralDenver COElectric
SimpsonReidRates AnalystKansas Gas ServiceOverland ParkKSLDC
SlayBarbaraAnalyst IISouthwest GasLas VegasNVLDC
StanleyJonathon AssociateRobinson & McElwee PLLCCharlestonWVElectric
StebbinsAliceExecutive DirectorCalifornia Public Utilities CommissionSacramentoCAElectric
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
Uyema PakAudreyEngineerHI Public Utilities CommissionHonoluluHIElectric
VasquezLiliana Rate and Certs Analyst IIEnbridgeHoustonTXPipeline
VorisNickSenior Manager - Operations StrategyEvergyKansas CityMOElectric
WalshDanaSenior CounselSouthwest Gas CorporationLas VegasNVLDC
WhiteBrianaAssociate Rate AnalystClecoPinevilleLAElectric
WhiteJanaAssociate General CounselBlack Hills EnergyRapid CitySDElectric
WinstonMosesDeputy Public CounselOPUCAustinTXElectric
WisemanDanielAdministrative Law JudgeTexas State Office of Administrative HearingsAustinTXElectric
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 AffairsPNM Resources, Inc.Santa FeNMElectric
YoungKevinManager Strategy & Energy PolicyTECOTampaFLElectric
ZabalaChristinaRevenue & Rates Strategy LeadFlorida Power & LightJuno BeachFLElectric
ZielinskiGeorginaAdministrative AttorneyPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVElectric
ZilgmeKatieHearing OfficerMassachusetts Department of Public Utilities BostonMAElectric
ZongJames ConsultantPowerPlan, Inc.AtlantaGAElectric

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.”