The following is a list of microgrid experts who are leading innovative projects, educating consumers and industry leaders about microgrids, and advocating for microgrids to have a prominent role in America's smart grid transformation:
- Thomas Bialek, Ph.D.
Chief Engineer – Smart Grid, San Diego Gas & Electric
- Thomas Bourgeois
Deputy Director, Pace University Energy & Climate Center | Treasurer, Northeast Combined Heat and Power Initiative
- Kevin R. Evans
President & CEO, EnergyConnect, Inc.
- Daniel Kammen
Professor in the Energy and Resources Group | Professor of Nuclear Engineering | Professor of Public Policy, Goldman School of Public Policy | Director, Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory | University of California, Berkeley
- John Kelly
Deputy Director, Galvin Electricity Initiative
- Robert Lasseter Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin – Madison | Site Director, Power Systems Engineering Research Center
- Chris Marnay, Ph.D.
Affiliate at Energy and Resources & Staff Scientist, University of California, Berkeley | Staff Scientist and Group Leader, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
- Kevin Meagher
Chief Technology Officer, EDSA
- Terry Mohn
Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, Balance Energy
- Len Pettis
Chief, Plant, Energy & Utilities, Office of the Chancellor, California State University
- Paul Savage
Chief Executive Officer, Nextek Power Systems, Inc.
- Mohammad Shahidehpour Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology
- Merrill Smith
CHP/Distributed Energy Technologies Program Manager, Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, U.S. Department of Energy
- Guy Warner
Founder and CEO, Pareto Energy
- Clint Wheelock
Founder and Managing Director, Pike Research
- Audrey Zibelman
CEO, Viridity Energy