Alice K. Jackson leads the System Strategy and Planning organization for Xcel Energy. This is a new organization that focuses on integrated system planning, including strategically planning generation, transmission, and distribution of Xcel’s electric and natural gas systems. Since joining Xcel Energy in 2011, Alice has held various positions of increasing responsibility. Directly prior to her role as Senior Vice President, Ms. Jackson led the Operating Company team for Public Service Company of Colorado as President. In this role, she was responsible for the community, legislative, and regulatory activities and was held responsible for delivering on corporate financial outcomes and objectives for Xcel Energy – Colorado. Prior to her executive leadership roles within Xcel Energy, Alice held various regulatory positions with Southwestern Public Service Company in Texas and with Public Service Company of Colorado.
Before her time with Xcel Energy, Alice spent nearly 10 years with Occidental Petroleum Corporation managing the nationwide energy needs of this large industrial consumer. Through her involvement in the federal and state electric markets, multiple rate cases, and interaction with customers, Alice has developed a unique perspective on utilities and their contributions to society.