AEIC holds a unique and important position in the electric industry today as the only place where senior leaders and operational experts come together to share knowledge, collaborate, and provide guidance to the industry.
AEIC’s members respond to challenges, accelerate change, and achieve excellence in all aspects of generation, transmission, distribution, and storage of electric power for the benefit of all members, the industry at large, and consumers. As the industry’s longest-serving and preeminent association, founded by Thomas Edison, AEIC has been leading the way since 1885.
Heather Rivard, President
SVP, Transmission & Distribution, Southern California Edison Co.
Jim Heilbron, 2nd Vice President
SVP, Shared Technical Services, Southern Company
Robert Sanchez, 1st Vice President
President & CEO, Orange & Rockland Utilities
Steve Hauser, Chief Executive Officer
Werner Schweiger, Past President
Executive Advisor for Operations, Long Island Power Authority
AEIC, the Association of Edison Illuminating Companies, founded in 1885 by Thomas Edison himself, plays an essential role in the electric industry as the operations experts.
A “who’s who” of senior leaders come together through 13 AEIC committees throughout the year to share knowledge, collaborate and provide guidance to the industry.
President, Rhode Island Energy
CEO, Long Island Power Authority
COO, Santee Cooper
VP, T&D Operations, Oklahoma Gas & Electric Co.
SVP, Generation, Dominion Energy
President & Chief Operating Officer, DTE Energy
COO, Commonwealth Edison Co.
Chief Strategy Officer, Chugach Electric
Chairman & President, Ameren Illinois
President & CEO, Tampa Electric Co.
Ed De Varona
VP, Transmission & Substation, Florida Power & Light | NextEra Energy, Inc.
EVP & COO, Oncor
SVP, Xcel Energy
EVP, Operations, Arizona Public Service Co.
EVP and COO, Portland General Electric
COO & Chief Safety Officer, San Diego Gas and Electric
EVP & COO, PowerSouth Energy Coop.
General Manager & CEO, Salt River Project
EVP, Customer Experience, Duke Energy
EVP and COO, Puget Sound Energy