The E Source Consulting Team has decades of hands-on utility experience helping hundreds of electric and gas utilities work better, faster, and smarter. Our team delivers the critical data and analysis along with deep industry knowledge to solve your most critical business challenges.

Managing Directors


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Melanie Wemple, Managing Director, Strategy & Optimization Consulting

Journey mapping, demand-side management, outage and restoration communications, customer experience strategy, trade ally relations, billing

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Chad Garrett, Managing Director, Analytics Consulting

DSM potential planning, predictive analytics and customer segmentation, distributed energy resource planning, contact center optimization, business customer strategy and engagement

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Core Consulting Team


Adam Maxwell, Director, New Product Development, Corporate Strategy & Products

Adam Maxwell, Senior Director, New Product Development, Corporate Strategy & Products

Demand-side management, program implementation, program design, strategy, portfolio development, distributed energy resources, product innovation, trade allies, new product development

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Julie Rowey, Senior Director, Consulting Solutions

Marketing, customer experience, digital strategy, contact centers

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Alanya Schofield, Senior Director, Corporate Strategy & Products

Alanya Schofield, Senior Director, Corporate Strategy & Products

Solar, renewable energy, distributed energy resource, strategy, communications, renewable energy policy and programs, communications, resource planning, design thinking

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Strategic Advisors


Kenneth Black, Co-Chairman of the Board

Kenneth Black, Co-Chairman of the Board

Utility strategic thought leadership, utility business models, customer-focused strategies, utility innovation

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Matthew Burks, Vice President, Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Products

Matthew Burks, Chief Strategy Officer

Design thinking, product innovation, policy and society, customer experience strategy

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Bill LeBlanc, Chief Instigation Agent

Bill LeBlanc, Chief Instigation Agent

Strategic marketing, branding, new product development, pricing, utility innovation

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Tim Stout, Senior Advisor

Tim Stout, Senior Advisor

Program design, implementation, portfolio development, cost-effectiveness analysis, regulatory proceedings, energy-efficiency policy and strategy

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