The Women in Energy program held a company overview and lunch with Con Edison’s Customer Energy Solutions (CES) department. CES is comprised of innovative departments tackling New York State’s Reforming the Energy Vision (REV) initiative through innovative pilots, energy efficiency and demand management and customer-sided technologies and solutions. ConEdison hosted students for an introduction to CES’ role followed by a panel of Con Edison employees who went to graduate school at Columbia University. They discussed their job history, career paths and perspectives on what it means to be a female leader in the energy industry. Students then got a chance to ask questions over lunch. 

    Student met the following experts:

    • Margarett Jolly, Director, Demonstration Pilots
    • Vicki Kuo, Director, Energy Efficiency and Demand Management 
    • Lori Lybolt, Director, Utility of the Future (CBS)
    • Catherine Griffin, Project Manager, REV Demonstration Pilots (CBS)
    • Felise Man, Senior Specialist, Strategy and Planning - Energy Efficiency and Demand Management (SIPA)
    • Colleen Metelitsa, Manager, Evaluation – Energy Efficiency and Demand Management (SIPA)
    • Beatrice Troiano, Specialist, Distribution Planning (SUMA)