Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission
Ann Rendahl was appointed by Gov. Inslee in December 2014. She previously was the Director of Policy and Legislation for the UTC.
Prior to leading the UTC's Policy and Legislative Affairs Section, Ann served as the Director of the Administrative Law Division, as an administrative law judge for the UTC, and as an assistant attorney general representing the Utilities and Transportation Division.
Ann currently serves as co-vice chair of the Electricity Committee and as a member of the Critical Infrastructure Committee for the National Association of Regulatory Commissioners (NARUC). She recently served as co-chair of NARUC's Task Force on Transportation, focusing on railroad safety issues. She serves as the vice-chair of the Body of State Regulators for the California ISO's Energy Imbalance Market, having served as the chair from 2015 to 2017, and serves as a voting member of the EIM Nominating Committee. Ann also serves as the chair of the WECC's Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System (WREGIS) Committee.
Ann is a graduate of Wellesley College and received a master's degree in Public Policy from the Graduate School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. She received her law degree from Hastings College of the Law, University of California, San Francisco.