EEI Congratulates Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency Director Jen Easterly

WASHINGTON (July 12, 2021) – Edison Electric Institute (EEI) President Tom Kuhn today issued the following statement:
"EEI and our member companies—America’s investor-owned electric companies—congratulate Jen Easterly on her confirmation as director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). Director Easterly’s cyber and national security experience make her eminently qualified to serve in this role, and we applaud her continued commitment to public service.
“Protecting America’s critical energy infrastructure from cyber and physical threats is a shared responsibility between the electric power industry and our government partners. We look forward to working with Director Easterly and the CISA team, and with leaders from across the Biden administration, as we all prioritize the industry-government coordination and information sharing that are so important to ensuring that we continue to enhance the resilience and security of the North American energy grid.”
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