Elena is co-founder and CEO of UtilityAPI. Elena began her career at PG&E, where she managed a $200M budget for low income energy efficiency programs and distributed generated. She is on the board of Women in Cleantech and Sustainability and co-chair of the finance committee. She holds a Master’s of International Economics with a focus on econometrics and energy policy from UC San Diego. She curates a website and newsletter of all the energy, tech, and career development events in the bay area, ElenaLucas.co. She is originally from metro-Detroit, paints abstract landscapes, and is a Girl Scout Gold Awardee.