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Erin B. Hammel

International Programs

Erin has been with NARUC since 1999. She overseas all international activities of NARUC, including several cooperative agreements with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Department of Energy. NARUC's largest program works with the Energy Regulators Regional Association (ERRA) and its member regulators in Central/Eastern Europe and Eurasia (CEE/Eurasia). NARUC has another major USAID program — Enhancing Sustainable Utility Regulation (ENSURE) — which supports energy regulators in Africa, Asia, and Latin America/Caribbean. Under these and other programs, Erin is involved in the development of training programs, technical committee meetings, international conferences, and regulatory partnerships. Erin also manages NARUC's engagements with non-grant funded international activities, including cooperation with the International Confederation of Energy Regulators (ICER), Council of European Energy Regulators (CEER), and World Forum on Energy Regulation. Finally, Erin provides support to the NARUC Subcommittee on Education & Research. Erin graduated from Occidental College with a bachelor's degree in Russian Studies.