Advisory Board


Abler_Bill_rev1Mr. Bill Abler

Vice President of Commercial Development & Innovation
Entergy Corporation



George-ArnoldDr. George W. Arnold, Eng. Sc.D.

CEO, Tercio Solutions



miroslav_begovicDr. Miroslav Begovic

Department Head of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Carolyn S. & Tommie E. Lohman ’59 Professor, Texas A&M University



Jorge_BermudezMr. Jorge A. Bermúdez

Chair of Advisory Board
President and CEO of the Byebrook Group



Trip_DoggettMr. H.B. “Trip” Doggett, P.E.

President, Benchmark Power Consulting, Inc.




Cris-EugsterDr. Cris Eugster

Chief Operating Officer, CPS Energy



Bill Magness PortraitMr. Bill Magness

President and Chief Executive Officer
Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)



John_McDonaldMr. John D. McDonald, P.E

Vice Chair of Advisory Board
Smart Grid Business Development Leader; GE Power’s Grid Solutions Business



KennyMercadoMr. Kenneth M. Mercado, P.E.

Senior Vice President
CenterPoint Energy, Electric Operations



Kevin_NowkaDr. Kevin Nowka

Director, IBM Research- Austin




Mr. E. Allen Nye Jr., J.D.

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Oncor Electric Delivery



MichaelOQuinnMr. Michael G. O’Quinn

Vice President for Government Relations, Texas A&M University




Gary-Rackcliffe_June2017Mr. Gary Rackliffe, P.E.

Vice President for Smart Grids
ABB Group – North America



Martin_ScholtzDr. J. Martin Scholtz

Executive Associate Vice President for Research, Texas A&M University Professor, Molecular & Cellular Medicine, Biochemistry & Biophysics



Cameron Smallwood 2015

Mr. Cameron Smallwood

CEO and General Manager, United Cooperative Services




PatWoodMr. Pat Wood, III

Principal, Wood3 Resources