Jim is a Principal with Nexant’s Utility Services business unit located in the Chandler, AZ office. Jim has more than 25 years experience in the field of energy management. He leads teams responsible for the design and delivery of Salt River Project’s highly successful commercial DSM program portfolio, and Southwest Gas’s residential and commerical DSM programs, and is Nexant’s primary point of contact for utilities in the Southwestern US. Jim is a Certified Energy Manager and Certified Demand Side Management Professional. He holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of Northern Iowa, and an MBA from Belmont University’s Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business in Nashville, TN.