David Donovan—Vice Chair
General Manager of Community and Customer Service, Xcel Energy
David is Vice Chair of WECC’s Board of Directors, providing a utility’s perspective on energy efficiency and renewable energy since 2012. His 20+ year career in the energy industry spans environmental compliance, air and water quality, renewable energy, and rate cases. David's expertise helps him guide WECC to become more competitive while exceeding market demands.
In his current position at Xcel Energy, David is responsible for leading the company’s involvement with more than 220 communities served by the utility. He also oversees voluntary energy efficiency programs and the management of Xcel Energy’s largest customers in Wisconsin and Michigan.