WIEB Board Members

The legal basis of the Western Interstate Energy Board is the Western Interstate Nuclear Compact (Compact) (Public Law 91-461). The Energy Board is composed of individuals representing: Compact-member states, non-member states invited to participate by the Energy Board, and international territories designated by the Energy Board as Associate Energy Board members. The Compact also authorizes the federal government to appoint an ex-officio representative to the Energy Board.

State/ ProvinceNameTitle/ Agency WIEB Leadership
Alberta Betsy Li AlwardDirector, Generation, Transmission and Markets Policy, Energy Policy, Alberta Energy
Arizona Anna TovarCommissioner, Arizona Corporation Commission
British ColumbiaLes MacLarenAssistant Deputy Minister, BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation
CaliforniaAndrew McAllisterCommissioner, California Energy CommissionChair
Colorado Keith HayDirector of Utility Policy, Colorado Energy Office
IdahoRichard StoverAdministrator, Idaho Governor’s Office of Energy and Mineral Resources Treasurer
MontanaMichael FreemanNatural Resources Policy Advisor, Montana Office of the Governor2nd Vice Chair
Nevada Dwayne McClintonDirector, Nevada Governor's Office of Energy
New MexicoSarah Cottrell PropstCabinet Secretary, New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department
OregonJanine BennerDirector, Oregon Dept of EnergyVice Chair
UtahGreg ToddExecutive Director, Utah Governor's Office of Energy Development
WashingtonMichael FurzeAssistant Director, Energy Division, Washington State Department of Commerce
WyomingRob CreagerExecutive Director, Wyoming Energy Authority
U.S.VacantWIEB Federal Representative