Highlighting our fellow colleagues in the field | Elaine Johns, EnerVision Inc.

How would you describe your professional self in a few sentences?

As an energy solutions consultant, I am focused in the areas of strategic planning, power supply planning, utility rates, marketing, and economic analysis. I am responsible for the overall leadership and direction of the firm’s Management Consulting Practice Area. In this role, I facilitate strategic planning meetings with clients – at board, executive, and staff levels – to assist them in determining and accomplishing corporate goals and future strategies. I also assist clients with succession planning, organizational design, and the development of business opportunities, including long-term assistance to help with the success of the endeavor. Under my direction, the EnerVision staff provides management consulting support to EnerVision’s clients.

What is your current role?

As president and CEO of EnerVision Inc., I have responsibility for the overall operations of the firm and also lead the company's nationwide consulting efforts to build relationships and pursue new business for the firm.

What is your professional practice and/or research focus?

My 28 years of consulting experience has allowed me to assist utility clients with power supply planning, strategic planning efforts, organizational design and development, as well as facilitating client management, board, and staff meetings. As president and CEO, I lead the EnerVision staff in performing management and energy services support for electric utilities across the country.

What has been your involvement in volunteer activities?

I am a member of the Georgia Tech School of Industrial & System Engineering Advisory Board, a senior member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers, mentor program chair of the Women’s Energy Network-Greater Atlanta Chapter, and a former mentor in the Georgia 100 Program. In addition, I hold positions on the Johns Creek Cluster Local School Advisory Council and Fulton County Superintendent Parents Council. I am involved as a volunteer coach in the high school program at North Point Community Church.

What is your academic history from the UG to the highest attained PG certification?

I earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial and systems engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Interview by Newsletter Editor Daren Maynard (portfolio management lead, Novus Tech Limited and F1RST Media Limited).

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