Governor Jerry Brown reappointed on January 29, 2014 Angelina Galiteva to a second term on to the California Independent System Operator Corporation Board of Governors that expires on December 31, 2016. The California Senate unanimously confirmed Ms. Galiteva on September 21, 2014. Ms. Galiteva, of Fountain Valley, was first appointed on May 2, 2011.
Ms. Galiteva is currently President for NEOptions, Inc., a renewable energy and new technology product design and project development firm. Her industry experience includes serving as Executive Director of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power and head of its Green LA, Environmental Affairs and New Product Development Organization. While at the municipal utility, she was responsible for strategic positioning and the environmental compliance departments. Her career includes working with the California ISO and Power Exchange on their initial launches and she also worked as a power analyst for the New York Power Authority.
Ms. Galiteva graduated from Pace University School of Law with a Juris Doctor degree in 1993 and a LL.M. degree in 1994 in Environmental and Energy Law. She specialized in electric utility strategic policy analysis and decision making focusing on pending industry transition and deregulation issues.
Ms. Galiteva works to advance the deployment of renewable energy and distributed energy technologies worldwide. She is also a founding member of the Renewables 100 Policy Institute and serves as Chairperson of the World Council for Renewable Energy, and Renewable Energy Working Group at the Business for Environment (B4E) summits.