The Tennessee Valley Authority announced today that Huntsville (Ala.) Utilities President and CEO Jay Stowe will lead a newly formed organization focused on distributed energy resources and the energy delivery market.
He will join TVA as senior vice president of Distributed Energy Resources. Stowe will report to TVA Executive Vice President for External Relations Van Wardlaw and will be located in TVA’s Chattanooga office beginning October 3, 2016.
Stowe joined Huntsville Utilities in November 2005 as vice president of Operations, was named Chief Operating Officer in 2009, and became president and CEO in 2014. Previously, Stowe served in various leadership positions with utilities in North Carolina. He is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering.
Currently, Stowe serves as chair on the Board of the Seven States Power Corporation, past chair of the Huntsville Botanical Garden Board and is a past chair of Phoenix Industries, also in Huntsville.