Leah Bissonette


Term: June 2015 - March 2017

The Energy Biss

Leah Bissonette is the principal of The Energy Biss, a consulting firm advising businesses and industry leaders on alternatives in the rapidly changing energy sector.

Bissonette has more than 30 years’ experience in the energy industry in areas related to energy conservation and demand side management research, commodity trading and risk management, power contract negotiation, direct access energy sales, REC and SREC auctions, renewable energy development and environmental analysis. She has led projects for Southern California Edison, Williams Energy and Trading, Sempra Solutions, Navigant Consulting, Long Island Power Authority and First Energy Ohio.  

Previously, Bissonette was a managing partner for power for North and South America for Environmental Resources Management.  

She holds B.S. and M.S degrees in human ecology from Cornell University and is a frequent speaker on environmental and renewable energy topics.