Heather Rosentrater

Heather Rosentrater is president and chief operating officer at Avista Corp., where she’s responsible for overseeing Energy Delivery, Energy Resources, Enterprise Technology and Customer Solutions. She is the first female President in the company’s history.

Rosentrater has led Avista’s Grid Innovation, Smart Grid and Smart City efforts. She also has broad experience on both the electric and natural gas side of Avista Utilities, having managed departments and projects in transmission, distribution, SCADA, as well as asset management.

Heather is a registered Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Gonzaga University.

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