Summit Speaker: Lynda Ziegler
Executive Vice President, Power Delivery
Services Southern California Edison
Lynda Ziegler is responsible for the broad
continuum of operations that enable Southern California Edison to provide safe
and reliable electricity service to 4.9 million customers in 15 counties of
Central, Coastal and Southern California, including oversight of the
Transmission & Distribution Business Unit, the Customer Service Business
Unit, Operations Support, and Information Technology. Under her leadership, SCE
has been a leader in energy efficiency, winning the EPA/DOE ENERGY STAR award
nine times, and over the last five years, partnering with customers to save
enough energy to power 965,000 homes. She is leading the deployment of SCE’s
Edison SmartConnect™ meters which will help customers save energy and add to
SCE’s existing portfolio of 1600 MW of demand-response capability.
Ziegler is chair of EPRI’s Energy Utilization Executive Committee and a member of EEI’s Customer and Energy Services Executive Advisory Committee. She is a founding board member of the Association of Women in Water, Energy and Environment, and a board member of the Alliance to Save Energy, and was recently added to the UC Davis Energy Efficiency Center board of advisors. She earned an M.B.A. at California State University, Fullerton, and a bachelor’s degree in marketing from California State University, Long Beach.