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RESA Announces its 2023 Executive Committee and State Chairs

HARRISBURG, Pa. (March 29, 2023) The Retail Energy Supply Association (RESA), the nation’s leading trade association representing competitive retail energy suppliers, announces its board officers and state chairs for 2023.

RESA 2023 Officers

  • President: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)
  • Vice President: Edwin Dearman (Shell Energy Solutions)
  • Secretary: Marsha Makel (AEP Energy)
  • Treasurer: Trish McFadin (SouthStar Energy)

2023 State Chairs – Electric

  • Arizona: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Connecticut: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)
  • District of Columbia: Kristina Montgomery (Vistra Corp.)
  • Delaware: Kristina Montgomery (Vistra Corp.)
  • Emerging Markets: Richard Spilky (Constellation)
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC): Joe Oliker (IGS Energy)
  • Illinois: Edwin Dearman (Shell Energy Solutions)
  • Maryland: Kristina Montgomery (Vistra Corp.)
  • Maine: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)
  • Massachusetts: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)
  • Michigan: Evan Betterton (IGS Energy)
  • New Hampshire: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)
  • New Jersey: Alex Charlton (Constellation)
  • New York: Richard Barlette (Constellation)
  • Ohio: Stacie Cathcart (IGS Energy)
  • Pennsylvania: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Rhode Island: Gretchen Fuhr (Constellation)

2023 State Chairs – Gas

  • District of Columbia: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Illinois: Rebecca Heckendorn (Constellation)
  • Maryland: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Michigan: Evan Betterton (IGS Energy)
  • New Jersey: Patricia Chang (Constellation)
  • New York: Patricia Chang (Constellation)
  • Ohio: Michael Nugent (IGS Energy)
  • Pennsylvania: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Virginia: Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)

“We are excited to announce our new officers and state chairs for 2023 today,” said Tracy McCormick, executive director of RESA. “Our leadership within the organization remains strong and steadfast in helping promote the benefits of retail choice to key stakeholders and consumers. RESA strongly believes that residential, business and industrial customers deserve a choice in their energy suppliers.” 

RESA’s annual board meeting confirmed the new officers elected for RESA’s executive committee and the state chairs.  

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The Retail Energy Supply Association (RESA) is a broad and diverse group of retail energy suppliers who share the common vision that competitive retail electricity and natural gas markets deliver a more efficient, customer-oriented outcome than a regulated utility structure. RESA is devoted to working with all stakeholders to promote vibrant and sustainable competitive retail energy markets for residential and industrial consumers. For more information, visit Follow RESA on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.



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