Navigant Consulting (ticker: NCI, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
Karin Corfee Joins Navigant's Energy Practice
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2011--
Navigant (NYSE: NCI) announced today that Karin Corfee has joined
Navigant's Energy Practice as a Managing Director in the San Francisco
"Ms. Corfee is widely recognized for her extensive energy experience in
the areas of strategic planning, renewables, distributed generation,
energy efficiency, energy policy and climate program initiatives, which
further deepens our team's expertise and the range of services we
provide our clients," said Bill Dickenson, Managing Director and the
leader of Navigant's Energy Practice. "We are very pleased to welcome
Karin as part of the Navigant team."
Ms. Corfee joins Navigant with more than twenty years of experience in
the energy industry. She recently served as the project manager for the
Renewable Energy Technical Support contract for the California Energy
Commission (CEC), and has led multiple research efforts on behalf of the
CEC relating to renewable energy markets, renewable technology
assessments, and renewable energy policies related to RPS, RECs,
distributed generation interconnection practices, and feed-in tariffs.
Corfee's background in solar PV program design and implementation
includes support of the California Solar Initiative (CSI) Program,
SolarGenerations Program, New Solar Homes Partnership Program and Hawaii
Feed-in Tariff Program. Ms. Corfee served a principal role in the
development of the 2009 CSI Impact Evaluation Study, one of the largest
impact evaluation studies of a solar program in the United States.
She previously worked on behalf of the California Public Utilities
Commission to support the development of the 2009-2020 California Energy
Efficiency Strategic Plan and also assisted the California Independent
System Operator in developing their Five Year Strategic Plan last year.
"Our industry is facing many new challenges associated with reducing
greenhouse gas emissions and integrating high levels of renewable
energy, distributed generation, demand response, and energy efficiency
in the most seamless and cost effective manner," said Corfee. "I am very
excited to be part of Navigant's Energy Practice and look forward to
working with such an impressive team of professionals to provide these
high value solutions to our clients."
Navigant (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global expert services firm
dedicated to assisting clients in creating and protecting value in the
face of critical business risks and opportunities. Through senior level
engagement with clients, Navigant professionals combine technical
expertise in Disputes and Investigations, Economics, Financial Advisory
and Management Consulting, with business pragmatism in the highly
regulated Construction, Energy, Financial Services and Healthcare
industries to support clients in addressing their most critical business
needs. More information about Navigant can be found at www.navigant.com.
Laverne Gosling Murach, 202.481.7336