Senior Vice President, Utility Services
Dr. Sullivan is SVP, Utility Services and has more than 30 years of utility industry consulting experience directing projects involving strategic planning, economic analysis, statistical surveying, research design, and DSM program evaluation. He co-leads Nexant's Customer Strategy, Planning and Analysis practice focused on designing, implementing, and evaluating demand response and energy efficiency programs. He is an expert in estimating energy savings resulting from behavioral interventions and feedback devices and the economic benefits resulting from transmission and distribution system investments, such as transmission and distribution automation (smart grid) and advanced metering. Prior to joining Nexant, he was Chairman of Freeman, Sullivan & Company and previously served as Operations Coordinator for Load Management at PG&E and lecturer in the Haas School of Business at the University of California (Berkeley). Dr. Sullivan holds a Ph.D. in sociology from Washington State University and a B.A. in political science from the University of California (Riverside).