Energy consultant Ladeene Freimuth has been appointed as policy director of the GridWise Alliance.

In this role, Ms. Freimuth will work closely with GridWise Alliance members in developing and executing the Alliance's policy agenda that promotes investment in infrastructure, innovation and modernization of the electric grid.

“I am quite pleased to have this opportunity to serve as the Policy Director of the GridWise Alliance,” said Ms. Freimuth. “I look forward to working with the Alliance's Board, members, and the broader stakeholder community as they continue to pursue a robust smart grid policy agenda.”

Ms. Freimuth has her own firm, The Freimuth Group, LLC, and brings nearly twenty years of policy experience including staff positions in the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate and with the private sector.