Hydro Organizations

NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Public Power Association (APPA)

Joy Ditto, Director of Legislative Affairs
1875 Connecticut Avenue NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20009-5715
202-467-2900; fax: 202-467-2910
E-mail: jditto@publicpower.org
www.publicpower.org
Meetings: National Conference, June 16-20, 2012, Seattle, Wash.

Canadian Hydropower Association (CHA) /Association Canadienne de l’hydroelectricite (ACH)

Jacob Irving, President
1402-150 Metcalfe Street
Suite 1402
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1P1 Canada
613-751-6655; fax: 613-751-4465
E-mail: info@canhydropower.org
www.canhydropower.org
Meetings: 12th Annual Forum on Hydropower, May 14-15, 2012, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Hydroelectric Issues Group

Henri Bartholomot, Director (Regulatory Legal Issues)
701 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2696
202-508-5000; fax: 202-508-5600
E-mail: hbartholomot@eei.org

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Doug Dixon, Technical Executive (Fish Protection Research)
804-642-1024
E-mail: ddixon@epri.com
Tom Key, Technical Executive (Power Delivery and Utilization)
865-218-8082
E-mail: tkey@epri.com
Paul Jacobson, Waterpower Program Manager
410-489-3675
E-mail: pjacobson@epri.com
3420 Hillview Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94304
www.epri.com
Meetings: Plant Reliability Interest Group, June 11-14, 2012, Phoenix

Electric Power Supply Association (EPSA)

John Shelk, President and CEO
1401 New York Avenue
Suite 1230
Washington, DC 20005-2110
202-628-8200; fax: 202-628-8260
www.epsa.org

Hydro Research Foundation Inc. (HRF)

Randy Stearns, Chairman
25 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Suite 450
Washington, DC 20001
303-674-5254; fax: 202-682-9478
E-mail: info@hydrofoundation.org
www.hydrofoundation.org

National Hydropower Association (NHA)

Linda Church Ciocci, Executive Director
25 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Suite 450
Washington, DC 20001
202-682-1700; fax: 202-682-9478
E-mail: help@hydro.org
www.hydro.org
Meetings: Annual Conference, April 16-18, 2012, Washington, D.C.

Ocean Energy Council (OEC)

Dr. Ted G. Johnson, Director
11985 Southern Blvd.
Suite 155
West Palm Beach, FL 33411
561-795-0320; fax: 561-795-5087
E-mail: info@oceanenergycouncil.com
www.oceanenergycouncil.com

Ocean Renewable Energy Coalition (OREC)

Sean O’Neill, President
301-869-3790
E-mail: sean@oceanrenewable.com
Carolyn Elefant, General Counsel (Legislative and Regulatory Affairs)
202-297-6100
E-mail: carolyn@oceanrenewable.com
c/o Law Office of Carolyn Elefant
1717 K Street NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
www.oceanrenewable.com

Ocean Renewable Energy Group (OREG)

Chris Campbell, Executive Director
121 Bird Sanctuary Drive
Nanaimo, BC V9R 6H1 Canada
250-754-0040
E-mail: ed@oreg.ca
www.oreg.ca

REGIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Association de l’industrie Electrique du Quebec (AIEQ)

Kazimir Olechnowicz, President
2000, rue Mansfield, Bureau 320
Montreal, Quebec H3A 2Y9 Canada
514-281-0615; fax: 514-281-7965
E-mail: kazimir.olechnowicz@cima.qc.ca
www.aieq.net

Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA)

Tim Quinn, Executive Director
910 K Street, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-441-4545; fax: 916-325-2316
E-mail: acwabox@acwa.com
www.acwa.com

Association of Power Producers of Ontario (APPrO)

David Butters, President
416-322-6549 x231
E-mail: david.butters@appro.org
Jake Brooks, Executive Director
416-322-6549 x224
E-mail: jake.brooks@appro.org
25 Adelaide Street East
Suite 1602
Toronto, Ontario m5C 3A1 Canada
Fax: 416.481.5785
www.appro.org

Bay State Hydropower Association

Thomas A. Tarpey, President
55 Union Street, 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
617-367-0032; fax: 617-367-3796
www.baystatehydro.com

Clean Energy BC

Paul Kariya, Executive Director
354-409 Granville Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 1T2 Canada
604-568-4778 or 855-568-4778
Fax: 604-568-4724
www.cleanenergybc.org

Electricity Distributors Association (EDA)

Charlie C. Macaluso, President and CEO
3700 Steeles Avenue West
Suite 1100
Vaughan, Ontario L4L 8K8 Canada
905-265-5300 or 800-668-9979
Fax: 905-265-5301
E-mail: email@eda-on.ca
www.eda-on.ca

Foundation for Water and Energy Education (FWEE)

Andrew Dunau, Executive Director
2206 South Sherman Street
Spokane, WA 99203
509.535.7084; fax: 509.535.3986
E-mail: info@fwee.org
www.fwee.org

Granite State Hydropower Association Inc.

Two Commercial Street
Boscawen, NH 03303
603.753.4577; fax: 603.753.4690
E-mail: gsha@essexhydro.com
www.granitestatehydro.org

Independent Energy Producers Association (IEP)

Jan Smutny-Jones, Executive Director
1215 K Street, Suite 900
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-448-9499; fax: 916-448-0182
E-mail: jamie@iepa.com
www.iepa.com
Meetings: 31st Annual Meeting, Sept. 19-21, 2012

Independent Power Producers of New York Inc. (IPPNY)

Gavin J. Donohue, President and CEO
19 Dove Street, Suite 302
Albany, NY 12210
518-436-3749; fax: 518-436-0369
E-mail: gavin@ippny.org
www.ippny.org
Meetings: Annual Spring Conference, May 8-9, 2012; Annual Fall Conference, Sept. 13, 2012

Independent Power Producers Society of Alberta (IPPSA)

Evan Bahry, Executive Director
144 Fourth Avenue SW
Suite 2600
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3N4 Canada
403-282-8811; fax: 403-256-8342
E-mail: evan.bahry@ippsa.com
www.ippsa.com
Meetings: Annual Conference, March 11-13, 2012, Banff, Alberta, Canada

Maine Renewable Energy Association

Chris Sherman, President
P.O. Box 743
Augusta, ME 04332
207-626-0730; fax: 207-626-0200
E-mail: info@renewablemaine.org
www.nerppa.org

Nebraska Power Association

Neal Suess, President
P.O. Box 988
Columbus, NE 68602-0988
402-564-3171; fax: 402-564-0970
E-mail: nsuess@loup.com
www.nepower.org

Northwest Hydroelectric Association (NWHA)

Patti Kroen, President
P.O. Box 2517
Clackamas, OR 97015
503-545-9420; fax: 503-631-7299
E-mail: nwha@nwhydro.org
www.nwhydro.org
Meetings: Annual Conference, Feb. 21-23, 2012, Portland, Ore.

Northwest Public Power Association (NWPPA)

Will Lutgen, Executive Director
360-254-0109
E-mail: will@nwppa.org
Debbie Kuraspediani, Communication Director
360-816-1449
E-mail: debbie@nwppa.org
9817 NE 54th Street, Suite 200
Vancouver, WA 98662-6064
Fax: 360-254-5731
E-mail: nwppa@nwppa.org
www.nwppa.org

Ohio Dam Safety Organization

Barry Puskas, Chairman
937-223-1278 x3243
E-mail: bpuskas@miamiconservancy.org
601 Dempsey Road
Westerville, OH 43081
614-835-6376
E-mail: info@ohiodamsafety.org
www.ohiodamsafety.org

Ontario Waterpower Association

Paul Norris, President
380 Armour Road, Suite 210
Peterborough, Ontario K9H 7L7 Canada
866-743-1500 x22
E-mail: info@owa.ca
www.owa.ca

Quebec Association for Renewable Energy Production/Association Quebecoise de la Production d’Energie Renouvelable (AQPER)

Jean-Francois Samray, President and General Manager
211 Place d’Youville
Suite 04
Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2B3 Canada
514-281-3131 x113
E-mail: jfsamray@aqper.com
www.aqper.com

Renewable Energy Vermont (REV)

Gabrielle Stebbins, Executive Director
P.O. Box 1036
Montpelier, VT 05601
802-229-0099; fax: 802-229-0099
E-mail: info@revermont.org
www.revermont.org

Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association (TREIA)

Russel Smith, Executive Director
P.O. Box 10023
Austin, TX 78766
512-345-5446; fax: 512-345-6831
E-mail: rsmith@treia.org
www.treia.org

Utah Association of Energy Users (UAE)

Kelly Francone, Deputy Director
215 South State Street
Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-355-4374
E-mail: kfrancone@energystrat.com
www.utahenergyusers.com

Vermont Independent Power Producers Association

26 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
802-223-7141

Western Energy Institute (WEI)

Chuck Meyer, President
971-255-4972
E-mail: meyer@westernenergy.org
827 NE Oregon Street
Suite 200
Portland, OR 97232-2172
503-231-1994; fax: 503-231-2595
E-mail: himes@westernenergy.org
www.westernenergy.org

TECHNICAL ORGANIZATIONS

American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE)

John J. Segna, Executive Director
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191
703-295-6414; fax: 703-295-6415
E-mail: jsegna@aawre.org, certification@aawre.org
www.aawre.org

American Fisheries Society Bioengineering Section

Ted Castro-Santos, President
413-863-3838
E-mail: tcastro_santos@usgs.gov
5410 Grosvenor Lane, Suite 110
Bethesda, MD 20814-2199
301-897-8616; fax: 301-897-8096
E-mail: grassam@fisheries.org
www.fisheries.org/bes

American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT)

Wayne Holliday, Executive Director
P.O. Box 28518
1711 Arlingate Lane
Columbus, OH 43228-0518
800-222-2768 x201; fax: 614-274-6899
E-mail: wholliday@asnt.org
www.asnt.org

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Andrew W. Herrmann, President
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191
800-548-2723, 703-295-6300
www.asce.org
Meetings: Civil Engineering Conference, Nov. 18-20, 2012

ASCE Hydropower Technical Committee

Mario Finis, Chairman
c/o MWH
175 W. Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1900
Chicago, IL 60604-2814
312-831-3230; fax: 312-831-3866
E-mail: mario.finis@us.mwhglobal.com

Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (COPRI) of ASCE

Tom Chase, Director
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191-4400
703-295-6027
E-mail: tchase@asce.org, copri@asce.org
www.coprinstitue.org

Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI) of ASCE

Brian K. Parsons, Director
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191-4400
703-295-6380; fax: 703-295-6371
E-mail: ewri@asce.org
www.ewrinstitute.org

Geo-Institute (G-I) of ASCE

Robert Chweinfurth, Director
1801 Alexander Bell Drive
Reston, VA 20191-4400
703-295-6350; fax: 703-295-6351
www.geoinstitute.org

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME International)

Three Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016-5990
800-843-2763, 973-882-1170
E-mail: infocentral@asme.org
www.asme.org
Meetings: International Mechanical Engineering Education Conference, March 7, 2012; Annual Meeting, June 1, 2012

ASME Fluids Engineering Division

Lee A. Hawkins, Senior Program Manager
Three Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016-5990
972-414-3260
E-mail: hawkinsl@asme.org
www.divisions.asme.org/fed

ASME Power Division Hydropower Technical Committee

Carl E. Atkinson III, Chairman
c/o Voith Hydro Inc., 760 East Berlin Road
York, PA 17408-8701
717-792-7891; fax: 717-792-7052
E-mail: carl.atkinson@voith.com
www.divisions.asme.org/power/hydro_power.cfm

American Water Resources Association (AWRA)

Kenneth Reid, Executive Vice President
P.O. Box 1626
Middleburg, VA 20118
540-687-8390; fax: 540-687-8395
E-mail: ken@awra.org
www.awra.org

Association of Diving Contractors International Inc. (ADC International)

Phil Newsum, Executive Director
5206 FM 1960 West, Suite 202
Houston, TX 77069
281-893-8388; fax: 281-893-5118
E-mail: pnewsum@adc-int.org
www.adc-int.org

Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists (AEG)

Becky Roland, Chief Operating Officer
P.O. Box 460518
Denver, CO 80246
303-757-2926; fax: 720-230-4846
E-mail: aeg@aegweb.org
www.aegweb.org

Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO)

Lori Cannon Spragens, Executive Director
450 Old Vine Street
Lexington, KY 40507
859-257-5140
E-mail: lspragens@damsafety.org, info@damsafety.org
www.damsafety.org
Meetings: Dam Safety 2012, September 16-20, 2012, Denver, Colo.

Canadian Association of Diving Contractors (CADC)

Doug Elsey, Executive Director
6382 Coachford Way
Mississauga, Ontario L5N 3V8 Canada
905-542-7410; fax: 905-567-6703
E-mail: delsey@cadc.ca
www.cadc.ca

Canadian Dam Association (CDA)

Don Butcher, Executive Director
3-1750 The Queensway, Suite 1111
Toronto, Ontario m9C 5H5 Canada
416-255-7076
E-mail: executive.director@cda.ca
www.cda.ca

Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA)

9 Corvus Court
Ottawa, Ontario K2E 7Z4 Canada
613-237-9363; fax: 613-594-5190
E-mail: services@aic.ca
www.cwra.org

Electricity Consumers Resource Council (ELCON)

John Anderson, President and CEO
1111 19th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
202-682-1390; fax: 202-289-6370
E-mail: janderson@elcon.org, elcon@elcon.org
www.elcon.org

EUCG Inc.

Don Kaiser, Executive Director
12100 Sunset Hills Road, Suite 130
Reston, VA 20190
703-234-4143; fax: 703-435-4390
E-mail: kaiser@eucg.org
www.eucg.org

Group for Research in Applied Macroecology (GRAME)

735 Notre-Dame, Office 202
Lachine, Quebec H8S 2B5 Canada
514-634-7205; fax: 514-634-7204
E-mail: energie@grame.org
www.grame.org

Hydro Public Safety Interest Group (HPSIG)

Kimberly Bogart, Chairman
c/o Entergy Arkansas, Inc.
141 W. County Line Rd
Malvern, AR 72104
501-844-2116; fax: 501-844-2172
E-mail: kbogar1@entergy.com

Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI)

Mary Hennessy, Executive Vice President
651-225-6986
E-mail: mjhennessy@ifai.com
1801 County Road B West
Roseville, MN 55113-4061
651-222-2508, 800-225-4324
Fax: 651-631-9334
E-mail: generalinfo@ifai.com
www.ifai.com
Meetings: IFAI Expo Americas 2012, Nov. 7-9, 2012, Boston

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. (IEEE)

Patrick P. Ryan, PES Executive Director
445 Hoes Lane
Piscataway, NJ 08854-1331
732-562-3883; fax: 732-562-3881
E-mail: p.ryan@ieee.org, pes@ieee.org
www.ieee-pes.org
Meetings: General Meeting, July 22-26, 2012, San Diego, Calif.

IEEE Energy Development and Power Generation Committee

T. Baumann, Chairman
c/o GHG Management Institute
325 Dalhousie Street
Suite 204
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7G2 Canada
613-241-8000
E-mail: tb@climate-check.com
www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/pes/edpgcom/ subcommittee.php

IEEE Hydroelectric Power Subcommittee

George Girgis, Chairman
c/o U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
P.O. Box 25007, Mail Code 86-68430
Denver, CO 80225
303-445-2310; fax: 720-544-0168
E-mail: ggirgis@usbr.gov
www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/pes/hydrosub

International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI)

Kelly Page, Executive/Technical Director
10600 West Higgins Road, Suite 607
Rosemont, IL 60018
847-827-0830; fax: 847-827-0832
E-mail: kelly.page@icri.org
www.icri.org
Meetings: Spring Convention, April 18-20, 2012, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada; Fall Convention, November 7-9, 2012, Rancho Mirage, Calif.

NACE International, The Corrosion Society

Oliver Moghissi, President
1440 South Creek Drive
Houston, TX 77084-4906
281-228-6200, 800-797-6223
Fax: 281-228-6300
E-mail: firstservice@nace.org
www.nace.org
Meetings: Corrosion 2012, March 11-15, 2012, Salt Lake City, Utah

National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC)

Charles D. Gray, Executive Director
1101 Vermont Avenue NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
202-898-2200; fax: 202-898-2213
E-mail: cgray@naruc.org
www.naruc.org

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA)

Evan Gaddis, President and CEO
1300 North 17th Street, Suite 1752
Rosslyn, VA 22209
703-841-3200; fax: 703-841-5900
www.nema.org

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

James M. Shannon, President and CEO
1 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, MA 02169-7471
617-770-3000; fax: 617-770-0700
E-mail: custserv@nfpa.org
www.nfpa.org

National Water Resources Association (NWRA)

Wade Noble, President
3800 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 4
Arlington, VA 22203
703-524-1544; fax: 703-524-1548
E-mail: nwra@nwra.org
www.nwra.org

North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC)

Atlanta Office
3353 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30326
Washington Office
1120 G Street NW, Suite 990
Washington, DC 20005-3801
404-446-2560; fax: 404-467-0474
www.nerc.com

Portland Cement Association (PCA)

5420 Old Orchard Road
Skokie, IL 60077
847-966-6200; fax: 202-408-0877
E-mail: info@cement.org
www.cement.org

United States Society on Dams (USSD)

Michael Rogers, President
1616 17th Street, Suite 483
Denver, CO 80202
303-628-5430; fax: 303-628-5431
www.ussdams.org
Meetings: Annual Conference, April 23-27, 2012, New Orleans

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