Gayle Jackson, Senior Advisor

Dr. Gayle Jackson is President & CEO of Energy Global, a consulting firm that advises companies on corporate development, diversification and government relations strategies, principally in the energy industry.

She has been engaged in the energy industry for more than 35 years, working in industrial energy management at Ralston Purina, strategic planning and public policy at Peabody Energy, corporate development at FE Clean Energy, and advising energy companies ranging from early-stage to Fortune 100 companies on growth and partnering strategies.

Her areas of work focus include grid modernization, demand management, energy efficiency and renewable generation. She is a director of Ameren Corporation (AEE:NYSE), a former director of Atlas Pipeline Partners (APL: NYSE) and Atlas Energy (ATLS: NASDAQ), a past Deputy Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, and past Chair of the Board of the Research Corporation for Science Advancement.

A Fulbright Scholar, Gayle Jackson received a BA with honors from Smith College and an MA and PhD from Washington University.