External Affairs and Customer Experience
Katie Davis is an accomplished executive with deep experience developing multifaceted strategies that incorporate numerous disciplines and perspectives to deliver business objectives.
Most recently, Katie served as the Vice-President of External Affairs at Duquesne Light Company (DLC) where she led the Communications, Legislative, Regulatory, Community Relations, and Sustainability teams creating an integrated external affairs strategy designed to increase DLC's influence with key decision-makers and thought-leaders to achieve positive business outcomes.
Prior to DLC, Katie worked for over a decade at Pacific Gas and Electric Company where she served in multiple roles including as Director and Chief of Staff to the CEO and President of PG&E Corporation. She played a key role in providing counsel to the CEO and senior leaders including during major company events such as the most catastrophic wildfires in California's history, the largest proactive power shutoff in the energy industry, and one of the most complex bankruptcies in the country. She has also served as point person on developing regulatory, legislative and communications strategies to address critical business needs.
Earlier in her career, Katie also managed a team of Local Public Affairs Representatives serving as PG&E's liaisons to local government staff, elected officials and community stakeholders, managed energy efficiency contracts, and worked on several company-wide initiatives including corporate strategy, enterprise risk management, and emergency response.
Externally, Katie has served on a number of boards including workforce investment boards, energy trade associations, Chambers of Commerce and other business organizations, and non-profits.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and staying active.