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Lisa Wood

Lisa Wood is Vice President of Customer Solutions for the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), Vice President of The Edison Foundation, and Executive Director of the Institute for Electric Innovation (IEI). 

As Vice President of Customer Solutions, she oversees EEI’s initiatives in electric transportation, smart communities, large customer sustainability solutions, national accounts, and military customer solutions.

As Executive Director of IEI, Ms. Wood collaborates with a Management Committee of more than 25 electric company CEOs and a select group of technology companies and provides thought leadership on current issues, trends, and innovation in the electric power industry. In 2015 and 2016, under Ms. Wood’s leadership, IEI published Volumes I, II, and III of Key Trends Driving Change in The Electric Power Industry.

Wood was formerly an Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, and a Nonresident Senior Fellow in the Energy Security and Climate Initiative at The Brookings Institution.

Ms. Wood currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Energy Foundation and is a Board Trustee of International Arts & Artists. She formerly served as an Advisor to GE Current and on the Board of Directors for Energate, Inc.

Prior to joining EEI, Wood was a Principal with The Brattle Group and Director of Brattle’s Washington DC office; a Principal with PHB Hagler Bailly; and a Program Director at RTI International.  Wood holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, an M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, and a B.A. from Rutgers College.