The Apex Analytics team at our first non-Zoom face-to-face post COVID retreat .
Ms. Colby has over 25 years of leadership experience in the energy industry, in which she has managed evaluation studies, market characterization assessments, market research studies, DSM planning and cost-effectiveness analysis, integrated resource planning studies, and wholesale power transactions.
Ms. Gage leverages her experience as both a client and consultant of energy efficiency research. She has over 16 years in the energy industry, most recently as the Evaluation Lead for the Bonneville Power Administration.
Dr. Eric Bell
Dr. Bell is an economist with expertise in measurement & evaluation of demand side management programs. He has over 12 years of industry experience, led more than 50 evaluations utilizing electric and gas advanced meter data, and specializes in load and bill impact evaluations of DSM programs including pricing pilots, demand response, and energy conservation.
Mrs. Parkinson manages evaluation projects and conducts quantitative and qualitative data analysis and for a broad range of programs. Ms. Parkinson specializes in residential evaluations and evaluation oversight.
Mr. Lieb has over a decade of diverse utility industry experience, including energy software development, upstream fuels forecasting, database management, and managing residential impact evaluations.
Dr. Koliner employs cutting edge data analysis and evaluation techniques, drawing on his scientific background to tackle the most complex data sets and research questions.
Joe Van Clock
Mr. Van Clock has broad DSM program knowledge from ten years of evaluation and market research experience. He specializes in qualitative approaches that provide a deep understanding of customer decision-making and program experience.
Ms. Nelson utilizes her background in economics and experience in qualitative and quantitative data analysis to uncover insights for clients. She has a broad knowledge of survey design and analysis, statistical analysis, and customer program experience.
Ms. Savage has nearly a decade of experience evaluating a variety of utility programs and pilots, including complex dynamic rate pilots and large-scale behavioral programs. She specializes in statistical analysis and knows utility customer data inside and out.
Andrew Mielcarek’s intensive statistical, econometric, and policy analysis training makes him a well-rounded researcher comfortable with the analysis of both qualitative and quantitative energy industry data. While formally trained in econometric modeling and billing analyses, Andrew is also particularly adept at utility customer engagement and qualitative research.
Ms. Carlson uses her background in Data Science to perform qualitative and quantitative analysis for clients. She uses her previous experience in working with large scale energy generation data to gain insights in utility program impacts, which ultimately help to improve grid reliability
Ms. Pham uses her background in program evaluation and applied social science research to produce meaningful findings to research. She utilizes qualitative methodology to provide context to data and create actionable solutions
Director and Senior Advisor
Dan Violette is a recognized industry leader in the areas of demand-side management and distributed energy resources (energy efficiency, demand response, electric vehicles, renewables and storage).
As the top dog in charge, Sarge spends his days wandering around the office, looking for areas of opportunity in both energy efficiency and treat procurement.