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Retail Energy Supply Association Elects 2015 Officers and State Chairs

Harrisburg, PA – The Retail Energy Supply Association (RESA), the nation’s leading trade association representing competitive retail energy suppliers, has elected a new slate of officers and state chairs for 2015. These newly elected officers were confirmed during RESA’s annual meeting last month, and will form the executive committee.

RESA’s new officers effective Jan. 1, 2015 are:

  • President – Brenda Crockett (Champion Energy Services)
  • First Vice President – Robert Barkanic (PPL EnergyPlus)
  • Second Vice President – Matt White (IGS Energy)
  • Secretary – Darrin Pfannenstiel (Stream Energy)
  • Treasurer – Roy Boston (Noble Americas Energy Solutions)
  • Past President – Melissa Lauderdale (Constellation)

“My goal as president is to maintain RESA’s number one priority – the preservation and enhancement of competitive retail electric and natural gas markets for the benefit of all consumers,” Crockett said. “I look forward to working with the executive committee and other members to build on the good work that has already been done to position RESA as the leader in advocating for the growth of competitive retail energy markets.”      

RESA members responsible for leading state and federal advocacy efforts as the 2015 Electric Caucus chairs are:

  • California – Inger Goodman (Just Energy)
  • Federal – Joe Oliker (IGS Energy)
  • Illinois – Roy Boston (Noble Americas Energy Solutions)
  • Maryland/DC/Delaware – Robert Barkanic (PPL EnergyPlus)
  • New England – Stuart Ormsbee (TransCanada)
  • New Jersey – Stephen Bennett (PPL EnergyPlus)
  • New York – Christopher Wentlent (Constellation)
  • Ohio – Dwayne Pickett (Constellation)
  • Pennsylvania – Richard Hudson (Consolidated Edison Solutions)

RESA members responsible for leading state and federal advocacy as the 2015 Natural Gas Caucus chairs are:

  • Illinois – John Slocum (Constellation)
  • Kentucky – Darcy Fabrizius (Constellation)
  • Maryland/DC/Virginia – Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)
  • Michigan – Darcy Fabrizius (Constellation)
  • New Jersey – Dwayne Pickett (Constellation)
  • New York – Angela Schorr (Direct Energy Services LLC)
  • Ohio – Teresa Ringenbach (Direct Energy Services LLC)
  • Pennsylvania – Tony Cusati (IGS Energy)


About RESA

RESA represents competitive energy suppliers dedicated to creating and sustaining vibrantly competitive electricity and natural gas markets for the benefit of consumers.  RESA’s members include:  AEP Energy, Inc.; Champion Energy Services, LLC; ConEdison Solutions; Constellation NewEnergy, Inc.; Direct Energy Services, LLC; GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, Inc.; Homefield Energy; IDT Energy, Inc.; Integrys Energy Services, Inc.; Interstate Gas Supply, Inc. dba IGS Energy; Just Energy; Liberty Power; MC Squared Energy Services, LLC; Mint Energy, LLC; NextEra Energy Services; Noble Americas Energy Solutions LLC; NRG Energy, Inc.; PPL EnergyPlus, LLC; Stream Energy; TransCanada Power Marketing Ltd. and TriEagle Energy, L.P.  For more information about RESA, please contact Tracy McCormick, Executive Director, at (717) 566-5405, or visit