Ms. Painter has over 30 years of experience in the energy industry covering diverse subject matter, including: evaluation of power supply alternatives, power procurement negotiations, arrangements for the joint ownership of generation assets and the preparation of technical reports in support of project financing, transmission interconnection and delivery arrangements, including arrangements pertaining to the joint ownership of transmission assets, and wholesale cost of service studies, formulary rates, and rate design.
Ms. Painter has extensive experience in transmission policy and regulatory matters. This experience includes assisting clients with obtaining or providing services under open access transmission and energy markets tariffs and understanding requirements related to resource adequacy, impacts of congestion, transmission rates and transmission cost allocation. Ms. Painter has been involved in cases before the FERC and state regulatory commissions. She has also developed terms and conditions, cost of service and revenue requirements and rates for jurisdictional and non-jurisdictional transmission providers.
Prior to joining nFront Consulting LLC, Ms. Painter was a Senior Consultant with R. W. Beck, Inc. and its successor, SAIC, for over 30 years.