President and Chief Executive Officer
Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA)
Julia Hamm has 20 years of experience advising and collaborating with utilities, technology companies, and government agencies on renewable energy and energy efficiency strategies and programs. The knowledge and experience she has gained as the President and CEO of SEPA since 2004 makes her one of the world’s foremost experts on the nexus between utilities and distributed energy resources. Julia guides and oversees all of SEPA’s research, education, and collaboration activities for its 1,100 member companies. Julia has led the organization through significant expansion in recent years, including rebranding from the Solar Electric Power Association to the Smart Electric Power Alliance, and merging with both the Association for Demand Response and Smart Grid (ADS) and Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP). Prior to joining SEPA, Julia worked for ICF International where she supported EPA’s implementation of the ENERGY STAR program. Julia - a graduate of Cornell University - walks the talk, living in a PV powered energy efficient home in Northern Virginia.
Monday, September 24
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM