DCT proudly announces our new Board President, Heather Bailey.
With nearly 40 years of utility operations, finance, accounting, and auditing experience, Ms. Bailey has worked as a regulator, utility executive and consultant. She is a respected leader in the industry and has consulted on operations, financial, regulatory, and strategic issues, as well as 19 years managing various operations at one of the largest public power organizations in the country. Throughout her career she has worked with political organizations and has a proven track record of providing vision as well as collaborating with regulatory and legislative officials on policy issues. She has spent the last five years helping the city of Boulder Colorado evaluate and implement a plan for taking over the electric system serving the city and creating a model for the utility of the future. Over the years she has followed her personal passions for animals, the environment, and education through her work on the Boards of Austin Pets Alive, Save Town Lake, PTA, and Dream Come True. She is a lifelong Austinite, lover of the outdoors, and has fostered dogs for many years. She served as a mentor for Dream Come True and was Dream Come True’s first Board Treasurer. She is married with two sons in college.