|If you want to know how the energy business is changing and what that means for your company and your electricity rates, February's South Metro Leadership Forum will give you a peak into what is going to happen in the coming months. David Robertson, vice president of public policy, will be our breakfast speaker at 8:30 a.m. on February 14 at McMenamin's Old Church.|
Robertson oversees PGE's Corporate Communications, Government Relations, Environmental Policy, Community Affairs and Research & Development departments. He joined PGE in 2004. Before taking on the role of vice president in 2009, Robertson served five years as director of PGE's Government Affairs department.
Robertson has 20 years of experience in the energy policy area. Prior to joining PGE, he served as director of government relations for Pacific Gas & Electric's National Energy Group from 1998 to 2004. Before that, Robertson was a member of U.S. Sen. Mark Hatfield's legislative policy staff in both Washington, D.C., and Oregon from 1990 to 1997 and then worked briefly as a consultant for Robertson, Grosswiler & Co. in Portland from 1997 to 1998.