Jeff Anthony joined AWEA in March 2007. He is responsible for supporting utilities in their efforts to integrate and adopt wind power as a mainstream generation technology. He works with individual utilities across the U.S. as they expand their use of wind power, to aid them in their understanding of wind's benefits, and to help them address integration and other implementation issues. He is involved in a number of industry efforts related to wind integration, to accelerate bringing larger amounts of wind power onto electric utility systems. He also maintains relationships with utility trade groups and provide outreach and education to various sectors in the electric industry on the benefits and current state of wind power in the U.S. Mr. Anthony graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. in Nuclear Engineering and received an Executive MBA from Northwestern University.