Elizabeth Titus is the Director of Research and Evaluation and manages the EM&V Forum. This project is facilitated and managed by Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnerships (NEEP), and serves to develop a common platform for the evaluation and reporting of the energy efficiency resource in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. Elizabeth oversees the Forum’s operations, including facilitating a Steering Committee represented by utility commissioners, state energy office officials, and air regulatory representatives across the region, working with stakeholders on Forum research and protocols projects, and contributing to national efforts regarding standardizing energy information. She serves on the Board and Publications Committee of the Association of Energy Service Professionals (AESP) and she is Secretary of the International Energy Program Evaluation Conference (IEPEC). Prior to her position as Director of Research and Evaluation, Ms. Titus was Senior Manager of Evaluation and Research where she facilitated and managed multistate a broad range of research and protocols studies that advanced the consistency and quality of energy efficiency program information and results in the region.
Before joining NEEP in 2000, Ms. Titus was Senior Analyst at National Grid (formerly NEES) where she conducted and managed energy planning and program evaluations, including evaluation of the retail access (restructuring) pilot. Before that she consulted on energy and electric utility issues with Tellus Institute and with SAIC, supporting the U.S. DOE Energy Information Administration (EIA) Office of Statistical Standards. Prior to beginning her career advancing energy issues, she worked on water-related issues for the U.S.G.S., Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Occoquan Watershed Monitoring Laboratory, and a Vermont Regional Planning Commission.
Ms. Titus holds a B.A. in Biology and Environmental Studies from Williams College, an M.A. in Regional Science from the University of Pennsylvania, and an M.A. in Management from Lesley University.