Ott named to Philly Chamber Board

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PJM President and CEO Andy Ott has been appointed to the board of directors for the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia.

“PJM plays a unique and integral role to the success of every business in the Philadelphia region,” said Ott. “I’m excited for the opportunity to join the leaders that help shape its economy.”

“We are so thrilled to have Andy join our board of directors,” said Rob Wonderling, president and CEO of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia. “His breadth and depth of understanding about our region and critical work in truly powering our nation make him a superb addition to our business and civic leadership.”

Ott has been with PJM for 20 years and also serves as a PJM Board member. He was responsible for the design and implementation of the PJM wholesale electricity market, the largest in the world. He has extensive experience in power system engineering, transmission planning, applied mathematics, and is internationally recognized as an expert in electricity market design.

Ott holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science in applied statistics from Villanova University.