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Meet the New PUC Commissioner

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Venue: Ramsey County Room / Landmark Center  Saint Paul, MN United States  Get Directions
Total Price: $15.00


Deadline to Register:  Monday, May 09, 2016


*NOTE the date change from from our usual meeting time


Join us on Wednesday, May 11, for the Public Utilities Law Section's 2015-16 Annual Meeting and Lunch with the Commissioners, including a presentation by the State of Minnesota’s most-recently appointed Public Utilities Commissioner, Matt Schuerger. 

Matt Schuerger was appointed to the Public Utilities Commission by Governor Mark Dayton, effective February 1, 2016. Commissioner Schuerger is a member of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC).  He is active on the NARUC Committee on Electricity and on the NARUC Committee on Natural Gas in addition to representing the Minnesota Commission on the Organization of MISO States (OMS).

Commissioner Schuerger has over thirty years of experience in the energy industry as a senior manager and professional engineer including work with power system planning, energy markets, grid modernization, distributed energy resources, grid integration of renewable energy, energy policy, strategic planning, and business development.  From 2001 until he was appointed to the Commission, he was the President of an engineering and management consulting firm.  Prior to that, Mr. Schuerger was the Executive Vice President of District Energy St. Paul Inc., a privately held provider of district heating, district cooling, and cogenerated electricity.

Commissioner Schuerger has a M.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota, an MBA from the University of St. Thomas, and a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Purdue University.

The Section will also conduct its annual meeting.  During the annual meeting, the section will elect new officers and council members for the 2016-20157term.

Please join us for lunch beginning at Noon, followed by the program from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

Box lunch will be provided.  Special meal requests need to be received no later than Monday, May 09.

Commissioner Matt Schuerger, Minnesota Public Utilities Commission

CLE Credits:
1 Standard CLE credit approved | Event Code: 219641

Remote Participation:
Teleconferencing/webcasting are not available.

Public Utilities Law Section Member:  $10.00
MSBA Member But Not a Member of the Public Utilities Law Section:  $15.00
Non-MSBA Members:  $15.00
Law Students:  Free

Join the Public Utilities Law Section:  $32.00  MSBA members who are not members of the Public Utilities Law Section can join the section & attend this CLE for FREE.  Click here to add the section to your membership and then contact Sue Bores to register for this meeting at no charge.

Credit card payments should be made online:

To pay by check, use the registration form located here.

Need to cancel?  Please see our cancellation policy.

Questions?  Contact:
Shawn Carlson l l 612-278-6305

No sessions have been associated with this event.