Ted Bardacke

Chief Executive Officer

Ted Bardacke is the Chief Executive Officer of Clean Power Alliance, the locally-operated electricity provider for 32 communities and approximately one million customers across Los Angeles and Ventura Counties.

Ted works with the Board of Directors and CPA’s experienced staff to develop and implement CPA’s strategy to rapidly decarbonize Southern California’s electricity system, provide customer choice and competitive rates, and deliver customer programs that benefit the CPA community.

Prior to CPA, Ted worked for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, where he was Director of Infrastructure for the City of Los Angeles and Deputy Director of the Mayor’s Sustainability Office. Prior to that, Ted worked in the Green Urbanism Program at Global Green USA, and in the 1990s served as a foreign correspondent for the Financial Times of London, based in Mexico City and Bangkok.

Ted holds degrees from Wesleyan University and the Graduate School of Architecture at Columbia University and taught at UCLA’s Luskin School of Public Affairs for 10 years. He currently serves on the Executive Committee of the California Community Choice Association (CalCCA), where he actively works on CCA and energy market issues across California.

David McNeil

Chief Financial Officer

Matthew Langer

Chief Operating Officer

Nancy Whang

General Counsel

Dr. Monique Edwards-Greer

Chief Administrative Officer

Raynette Tom

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Gabby Monzon

Clerk of the Board

Customer Programs

Xico Manarolla

Electrification Program 


Alex Ricklefs

Program Manager, 

Community Solar

Jillian Nelson

Program Manager, Grid 

Management & Resiliency

Data and Systems

Arunesh Mishra

Database Administrator,
Technology, Data and Systems

Farah Farouk

Senior Analyst,
Data and Systems

Kenneth Contla

Project Manager,
Data and Systems

Communications and Marketing

Cara Rene

Director of Marketing and Communications

Astrid Raimondo

Marketing and
Digital Strategy Manager

Shervan A. Sebastian

Marketing Communications

Karla Velazquez

External Affairs Administrator

Finance, Accounting and Risk Management

Hui Lisano


Geoff Ihle

Director, Energy Market Risk Management

Helen Lee

Accounting Manager

Antony Sugiarto

Financial Planning & Analysis Manager

Van Hua

Senior Accountant

Kate Freeman

Financial Strategy & Initiatives Manager

Alex Maranga

Financial Analyst

Jacky Lo

Energy Risk Market Analyst

Natalie Baerlocher

Load Forecasting &
Analytics Manager

Government Affairs

Gina Goodhill

Director, Government Affairs

Joseph Cabral

External Affairs Manager
– Ventura County

Christian Cruz

Community Outreach Manager

Dalia Gomez

External Affairs Manager – Los Angeles County

Operations and Account Services

Tanya DeHoyos

Director, People and Culture

Karen Schmidt

Senior Advisor, Strategy

Jennifer Giles

Commercial Accounts Executive

Chris Shepardson

Director, Customer Care

Hilda Blanco Calzada

Associate, Customer Care

Scott Gropp

Non-Energy Procurement Administrator

Dusty Shaller


Tiffany Gilliard

Office Manager

Mili Shah

People and Culture Manager

Power Supply and Resource Planning

Natasha Keefer

Vice President, Power Supply

Ted Tardif

Senior Portfolio Manager, Environmental Products
& Compliance

Alexandra Caryotakis

Project Manager, Contract Management

John McNamara

Director, Structured Contracts

Annie Gustafson

Project Manager,
Power Supply & Compliance

Cody Walding

Project Manager, Settlements

Dr. Octavien Ngarambe

Resource Planner

Sean Hernandez

Project Manager, Resource Optimization

Rich Viebrock

Project Manager, Power Supply

Kaitlin Smart

Analyst, Power Supply

Regulatory and Policy

CC Song

Director, Regulatory Affairs

Francis Choi

Senior Analyst, Regulatory Affairs

Ben Gustafson

Regulatory Analyst II