Sheri Givens is President of Givens Consulting LLC, an Austin, Texas-based energy consulting firm with a focus is on utility consumer education, protection, advocacy, and regulatory policy in electric, gas, and water markets nationwide.
From 2009 to 2013, Sheri was twice appointed by the Texas Governor, and confirmed by the Texas Senate, to lead the Texas Office of Public Utility Counsel, the state’s consumer advocacy agency for residential and small business utility customers representing the state’s 20 million-plus consumers.
She served on the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) and the Texas Reliability Entity Inc. (Texas RE) Boards of Directors and the Executive Committee of the National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates. She currently serves on the Association of Women in Energy (AWE) Board of Directors.
Sheri received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in government from the University of Texas at Austin and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Houston Law Center. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas.