Garey Rozier, Senior Consultant

Mr Rozier has forty-five years of electric utility experience within the Southern Company system.  Garey’s extensive career included significant responsibility in general management positions in Transmission Planning, Generation Planning, Resource Planning and Policy, Bulk Power Marketing, Joint Ownership, Power Procurement, and Generating Plant sales and purchases.  Additionally, he has managed numerous RFPs to secure capacity and energy from traditional central station power plants as well as renewables and system power.  He has led negotiating teams in dozens of diverse ownership and purchase contracts securing power for retail electric service, and has served in leadership positions in the industry including as past Chair of the NERC Planning Committee and the EEI Transmission Committee.  Garey has testified in numerous state PSC hearings involving Integrated Resource Planning, certifications of PPAs and power plants, and policy issues.  He is an expert in System Planning, Power Contracts, and Reliability Analysis.  His most recent experience has been in solicitations and contracting for utility scale solar power in Georgia.   Mr. Rozier has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Auburn University and a M.B.A. in Finance from Georgia State University.