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UAI Honors Utility Analytics Teams, Leaders, and Professionals with 2022 Excellence Awards

Excellence Awards Celebrated This Week at UA Week.


UAI, the only organization dedicated to enabling utility transformation through analytics, announced the winners of the annual UAI Excellence Awards of 2022 during UA Week in San Diego. UAI honors the best in the utility analytics profession, recognizing the individuals, teams, and organizations that have achieved and maintained excellence through innovation. To learn more about UAI’s awards program, visit


The 2022 UAI Excellence Awards Winners are:


Best Innovative Utility Analytics Team

Consolidated Edison, Customer Data Analytics Program Team


Best Utility Analytics Leader

Kelly Laurie, Director of Information Technology – City Utilities of Springfield


Best Utility Analytics Professional

Haley Saul, Data Services Program Manager – Tacoma Public Utilities


Analytics Ambassador Award

Eddy Halter, Former (Retired) Sr. Director of Enterprise Analytics – Evergy


Community Engagement Awards

Most Engaged Individual: Nadia Powell, Director of Enterprise Advanced Analytics – El Paso Electric

Most Engaged Utility: Consumers Energy


UAI also unveils Top 25 Thought Leaders in Utility Analytics during UA Week:


This program celebrates utility analytics champions, those individuals who are the most active in the industry and share their insights for the benefit of all. To see the full list of the UAI Top 25 Thought Leaders in Utility Analytics, please visit:


We’d like to congratulate all of the 2022 UAI Excellence Award winners for their impressive contributions to this industry,” said Leslie Cook, Membership, Engagement, & Training Manager, UAI. “Each winner was selected from a pool of talented individuals, teams and organizations and should be proud of this well-deserved recognition.


This year’s group of UAI winners represent the leaders of utility transformation who have not only recognized the value of smart meter data but taken strategic initiatives to convert it into actionable intelligence,” said Gina Weber, Manager Director, UAI.


To learn more about the UAI Excellence Awards visit The call for nominations for next year’s UAI Excellence Awards program will open in early 2023. If you have any questions about the awards program, please reach out to UAI at