Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Jonathan Booe is the Executive Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer of the North American Energy Standards Board (NAESB) and has been working as an attorney for the organization since 2007. As the Executive Vice President and CAO, Jonathan manages all NAESB staff and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the organization, including all standards development activities undertaken to support the wholesale and retail natural gas and electricity markets. Through his various roles with NAESB, he has worked with hundreds of companies to develop business practice standards, standardized contracts, certification programs and industry tools that add efficiency, transparency and security to market processes. Jonathan manages the submission of all regulatory filings and other communications with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), state utility commissions and other state and federal entities on behalf of NAESB. He also supports the NAESB Board of Directors on corporate governance issues, strategic planning and revenue generation.
Jonathan is the acting NAESB liaison to the Department of Energy, the FERC, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation, the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and many energy trade associations. Jonathan represents NAESB at various industry meetings throughout the country and abroad and has been published in several trade publications on topics related to energy, cybersecurity and standards development. He was also recognized by the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel in 2011 for his leadership in standards development to support the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007.
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University and a Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Energy Bar Association, the ANSI National Policy Advisory Group and serves as a Vice Chair of the Infrastructure Security Committee for the Infrastructure and Regulated Industries Section of the American Bar Association. Jonathan also sits on the Board of Directors of the Green Button Alliance.