Reflecting the diverse nature of its overall membership and affiliates, the structure of the Alliance will be broad and flexible. The core of the Alliance’s membership will consist of investor-owned utilities (IOUs), consumer-owned utilities, EVSE vendors, auto OEM and bus manufacturers, and engineering/consultant firms.
It was formed as a non-profit 501(c)6 Mutual Benefit Corporation and it will be managed by Philip B. Jones as the Executive Director. Philip is the past President of NARUC and former Washington UTC Commissioner.
An independent Board of Directors is in the process of being formed to guide the organization through the start-up process and will consist of a Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. The Executive Director will serve on the Board in an ex-officio role.
An Advisory Council will be formed to provide direction on policy and regulatory issues.
Several committees will also be formed, including
· Policy and Regulatory Committee
· Technical and Open Standards Committee
· Audit Committee