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Jill Kawakami Bio

Jill Kawakami has over seven years of experience in the energy industry and has established herself as an expert in the power markets throughout the U.S. Her work has supported leveraged lease evaluations, bankruptcy restructurings, project financings and asset valuations. She has extensive knowledge in production cost and stochastic dispatch modeling for all generation resource types. Ms. Kawakami’s experience also includes critical analysis of various commodity markets, greenhouse gas emissions, renewable energy credit markets and environmental regulations. Prior to joining nFront Consulting, Ms. Kawakami was an Associate Director at Filsinger Energy Partners. While at Filsinger Energy Partners, Ms. Kawakami managed the long-term market price forecasting models and conducted technical and economic analyses in support of market expert reports, asset valuations, project financings, and bankruptcy restructurings. Ms. Kawakami’s educational background includes a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a Minor in Economics from the University of Colorado.