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CELPC Presents Nancy Saracino, VP, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer at California ISO

Thursday, February 28

King Hall, room 1002
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Greening the Grid Through California's Electricity Markets

Nancy Saracino is the Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer at the California Independent System Operator (ISO) Corporation.  She oversees all compliance, governance and control functions for the ISO and serves as the chief legal officer and representative for the corporation in legal and regulatory matters, audit and compliance issues.  Saracino also advises the Board of Governors on the application of federal, state and local law and provides guidance and advice on governance and corporate issues.

Saracino came to the California ISO in 2007 from the California Department of Water Resources, where she was DWR Chief Counsel and later DWR Chief Deputy Director.  Prior to joining DWR, she worked in the California Attorney General's office as a Supervising Deputy Attorney General on the Energy Task Force, representing the state of California, DWR and the governor's office in litigation relating to the 2000-2001 energy crisis.  Saracino was previously a partner at Mennemeier, Glassman & Stroud, representing public and private clients in a range of areas from water law to employment litigation.  She started her legal career as an associate at Kronick, Moskovitz, Tiedemann & Girard.  Saracino earned her law degree from UC Davis School of Law, and has a bachelor of arts degree in economics from UC Davis.

Lunch will be served.

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