Upcoming Regulatory Courses

Contact. Cindy Blume at cblume@nmsu.edu or 575.646.4876, if you have questions, registration inquiries, or require additional information.

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

May 20-24, 2019

Sheraton Uptown • Albuquerque, NM

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  • 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 $170 for single and $185 for double, which includes a full breakfast.
Reservation deadline: April 22, 2019.
• 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 14-18, 2019 “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 5-13, 2019

2019 May Basics Attendees

Updated: March 20, 2019
Last NameFirst NameTitleOrganizationCityStateCourse
AmenthorPaul Utility Regulatory Auditor IIMissouri Public Service CommissionJefferson City MOElectric
ArminioDanielRegulatory Affairs RepMississippi Power CompanyGulfportMSElectric
AyotteHelenSr. Director, EngineeringSummit Utilities, Inc.AugustaMELDC
BeaudrieKyleRegulatory AnalystITC HoldingsMilanMIElectric
BlackTracieAttorneyHawaiian Electric Company, Inc.HonoluluHIElectric
BleveansLincolnAssistant General ManagerBurbank Water & PowerBurbankCAElectric
BranderJenniferProgram AnalystWECCSalt Lake CityUTElectric
BraxtonArnoldParalegalUS Air ForceTyndall AFBFLElectric
BusotFranciscoVP RegulatoryTampa Electric CompanyTampaFLElectric
CadoreJudithPolicy Advisor - Mkt DevAmerican Petroleum InstituteWashingtonDCLDC
CardinaleJoseph Assistant Council 2Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionHarrisburgPAElectric
CarrollBrookeDirector of Administrative ServicesKansas Power PoolWichitaKSElectric
CristobalArnoldSr. Business & Regulatory AnalystHawaii GasHonoluluHILDC
CunninghamTaraSr. Project ManagerONE GasAustinTXLDC
DixonZarneishaSenior Regulatory AnalystCenterPoint EnergyHoustonTXElectric
DunnHayleyAssistant Council 2Pennsylvania Public Utility CommissionHarrisburgPAElectric
FindleyKrisForecasting PrincipalMississippi Power Co.GulfportMSElectric
FosterPaulaRates AnalystOtter Tail Power CoFergus FallsMNElectric
FrazierEndreaPolicy Advisor Public Service Commission of DCWashingtonDCElectric
FrenchDelphineFrenchCenterPoint EnergyHoustonTXElectric
GillisGreerCommissionerDisctric of Columbia Public Service CommissionWashingtonDCElectric
GingJamesDirector of Engineering ServicesKansas Power PoolWichitaKSElectric
GlynnColinAssistant General CounselMaryland Public Service CommissionBaltimoreMDElectric
GodsellKarenRegulatory AnalystBlack Hills CorporationRapid CtiySDLDC
GoodrichJeffTechnical Capital Lead AnalystPNM ResourcesAlbuquerqueNMElectric
GreeneAndrewFinancial AnalystPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVElectric
GriggJaredProject ManagerOne GasTulsaOKLDC
HallCynthiaCommissionerNew Mexico Public Regulation CommissionSanta FeNMElectric
HarrisMatthewAttorneyXcel EnergyMinneapolisMNElectric
HuffakerDanaRegulatory AnalystTexas-New Mexico Power CompanyLewisvilleTXElectric
KingNickolasSenior Utility AnalystPublic Utilities Commission of NevadaCarson CityNVElectric
KirkScottAttorneyUS Air ForceTyndall AFBFLElectric
KohlerRyanProgram and Policy AnalystPublic Service Commission of WisconsinMadisonWIElectric
KozhuharovDimitarPublic Utility AnalystDelaware Public Service CommissionDoverDEElectric
LeeChrisManager - RegulationDominion EnergyRICHMONDVAElectric
MacDonaldDerrickSenior ManagerEmera Inc.HalifaxCNDElectric
MackenzieAdamPlanning EngineerMaritime Electric Company Ltd.CharlottetownCNDElectric
MandelkeDarleneRates AnalystOtter Tail Power CompanyFergus FallsMNElectric
MetzgerPhillipExecutive ConsultantArizona Corporation CommissionPhoenixAZElectric
MichaudHeatherPricing AnalystAvangridAugustaMEElectric
MoranDrakeExecutive ConsultantArizona Corporation CommissionPhoenixAZElectric
NojiriAndrewRegulatory AnalystHawaiian Electric Company, Inc.HonoluluHIElectric
NowakStacyUtility AnalystIndiana Utility Regulatory CommissionIndianapolisINElectric
PeiratsSofiaPublic Utilities AnalystArizona Corporation CommissionPhoenixAZ Electric
RaderWilliamRates AnalystOtter Tail Power CompanyFergus FallsMNElectric
ReamLanceAttorneyPublic Service Company of New MexicoDenverCOElectric
RectorAndrewRegulatory AnalystWashington Utilities and Transportation CommissionOlympiaWALDC
ReinholtElizabethSr. Director Corporate AffairsSummit Utilities, Inc.RangeleyMELDC
RobinsonSherri Associate General CounselUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle rock ARElectric
RogersBrianLead Strategy AnalystOGE Energy CorpOklahoma CityOKElectric
RuckmanSaraAssistant Utility Planning SpecialistBurns & McDonnellKansas CityMOElectric
SchuldtRachelRegulatory AnalystBlack Hills CorporationRapid CitySDLDC
Serrano de RiveraAngelaDirector, Engineering and Technical ServicesNew Mexioc GasAlbuquerqueNMLDC
ShearinKimberlyAssistant General CounselMaryland Public Service CommissionBaltimoreMDElectric
SmithKristieDirector of Energy PolicyVCNRichmondVAElectric
StephensCreigBusiness AnalystOGE Energy CorpOklahoma CityOKElectric
TateJustinCommissionerArkansas Public Service CommissionLittle RockARElectric
TorresKevin Associate Regulatory AnalystPortland General ElectricPortlandORElectric
UbaniGodwinFinancial AnalystMinnesota Public Utilities CommissionSt. PaulMNElectric
WallerJustinaRegulatory Affairs SpecialistSummit Utilities, Inc.YarmouthMELDC
WatkinsJerryGeneral ManagerBlack Hills EnergyLawrenceKSLDC
WoltersLynnRates AnalystOtter Tail Power CompanyFergus FallsMNElectric
WongLenoreRegulatory AnalystHawaiian Electric Company, Inc.Honolulu, HawaiiHIElectric
ZwainzChristinaRegulatory AnalystIdaho Power CompanyBoiseIDElectric

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.”