Meet Our Team

Blake Andrews
Blake Andrews

Consultant

Areas of expertise include design and implementation of financial and operational controls, including implementation, user training, and support surrounding controls automation software solutions. Additionally, Mr. Andrews has more than 14 years of software product management experience focused on fixed asset-intensive businesses. He is a graduate of Georgia Institute of Technology.

Elhadj Bah
Elhadj Bah

Consultant

Areas of expertise include financial accounting, services sales, process management and program management. Mr. Bah has more than 8 years experience in architecture design and implementation, and is technically astute. Additionally, Mr. Bah has extensive experience in Team Management, Development and Leadership.

Bryan Barnes
Bryan Barnes

Consultant

Area of expertise is depreciation, including technologies, tools and software platforms. Mr. Barnes is a Certified Depreciation Professional. He has over 12 years of experience in regulated as well as non-regulated industries.

Jeff Brook
Jeff Brook

Consultant

Area of expertise is a deep knowledge of capital asset accounting, cost flow design, and systems integration architecture and development. Mr. Brook has over 18 years of experience in capital asset accounting functions in the utility and other asset-intensive industries, focusing on overall project leadership on systems implementations supporting the entire lifecycle.

Lonnie Bruns
Lonnie Bruns

Consultant

Area of expertise is the Plant Accounting function, specializing in Project Management, Asset Accounting, Asset Retirement Obligations and Book Depreciation. Mr. Bruns has over 30 years of experience in utility and telecommunications accounting and in the design, implementation, integration, upgrade, administration and support of financial systems.

Sunjin Cone
Sunjin Cone

Consultant

Area of expertise is functional and technical consulting services within the utility industry.  Ms. Cone has over 17 years of design, implementation, data conversions, support and upgrades of client-server financial systems and interfaces.

Jason Crane
Jason Crane

Consultant

Areas of expertise include the capital accounting lifecycle including project lifecycle to the depreciation of assets.  Mr. Crane has over 12 years of experience in plant and system integration processes for utilities. Key responsibilities have included the management, design, configuration, implementation, and support of client-server enterprise applications, system upgrades, data conversions, and interfaces to external systems. Mr. Crane also has technical experience in the development of capital asset software and integration between various platforms.

Mattea Dibble
Mattea Dibble

Consultant

Area of expertise is functional and technical consulting services. Ms. Dibble has over 5 years of utility industry experience, including financial planning, systems implementation, and project management. She holds a Business Administration degree in Business & Economics from Whitworth University in Washington as well as an Master of Science in Finance from Case Business School in London.

Paul Flanagan
Paul Flanagan

Consultant

Areas of expertise include software system design and implementation. Mr. Flanagan has over 20 years of software engineering expertise implementing mission critical systems.

Dave Haddad
Dave Haddad

Consultant

Areas of expertise are utility rate case planning, management and execution; tariff oversight, cost recovery, revenue requirements, and regulatory policy. Mr. Haddad has over 25 years of experience in the electric and gas utility industry focused on regulatory policy, revenue requirements, and business planning.

Cavan Hayes
Cavan Hayes

Consultant

Areas of expertise are tax depreciation, utility deferred income tax accounting, and tax system architecture. Mr. Hayes has over three years of experience in design, development, and deployment of tax systems solutions for regulated utilities. He also has experience in process automation, project management, and general consulting services.

Josh Hirschel
Josh Hirschel

Consultant

Area of expertise is in capital asset accounting processes, cost flow design, capital cost management and budgeting, and systems integration architecture and development. Mr. Hirschel has over 10 years of experience in capital asset accounting functions for the utility and railroad industries, focusing on project leadership for systems implementations and overall accountability for quality assurance.

Lisa Hsu
Lisa Hsu

Consultant

Area of expertise is functional and technical tax consulting. Ms. Hsu has 10 years of experience within the utility industry, including implementation of client-server enterprise applications, system upgrades, and project management.

Paul Jung
Paul Jung

Consultant

Area of expertise is his knowledge of database management systems, software development, cloud computing, and systems integration architecture and development. Mr. Jung has more than 5 years of experience consulting in various industries, focusing on technical expertise and development as well as system implementations.

Scott Lampert
Scott Lampert

Consultant

Area of expertise is functional and technical tax consulting within the utility industry. Mr. Lampert has over 8 years of experience in utility industry project management, system upgrades, and implementation of client-server enterprise applications.

Paul Lilford
Paul Lilford

Consultant

Areas of expertise include enterprise-wide technological transformation, change management, data science and analytics, workforce analytics and CRM. Mr. Lilford has more than 28 years of experience across many industries and spectrums, both on the Client side as well as Consulting. He is a noted insights and data driven technology executive with keen business insights.

Chris Mardis
Chris Mardis

Consultant

Areas of expertise include extensive product management and implementation. Mr. Mardis has more than 12 years experience in hands-on delivery of solutions in the utility industry.

Preston Martin
Preston Martin

Consultant

Areas of expertise include a broad range of disciplines including Fixed Assets, Allocation, Budgeting and Forecasting, Regulatory Environment, training and process improvement and change management. Mr. Martin has more than 37 years of experience in the electric utility industry focused on accounting, budgeting, rate case filing, business planning and system implementation.

John O'Brien
John O'Brien

Consultant

Areas of expertise cover all aspects of tax accounting for utilities, tax planning and strategies review, department data process and SOX review, utility rate case advocacy and testimony support, and the design, preparation and review of tax basis balance sheets. Mr. O’Brien has over 30 of experience in the electric and gas utility industries, with focus on tax department leadership, accounting for income taxes, tax return filing review, tax strategy planning and 481a filings.

Jake Olesen
Jake Olesen

Consultant

Areas of expertise include finance and accounting process improvement, large data transformations and conversions, rate making automation, advanced reporting and metrics, systems implementations, and project execution. Mr. Olesen has over 11 years of experience consulting with gas, electric, and water utilities within the finance, operations, and regulatory functions.

Albert Romero
Albert Romero

Consultant

Areas of expertise include accounting for income tax, tax compliance, process and SOX review, rate case testimony support, and design, preparation and review of tax basis balance sheets. Mr. Romero has more than 28 years of experience in the utility industry, both on the Client side as well as the Consulting side.

Andrew Scott
Andrew Scott

Consultant

Areas of expertise include the property tax lifecycle from returns generation to payment processing.  Mr. Scott has over 10 years of experience in plant and property tax process and data optimization for utilities. Key responsibilities have included the management, design, configuration, implementation, and support of client-server enterprise applications, system upgrades, data conversions, and interfaces to external systems. Mr. Scott also has technical experience in the development of property tax and income tax software.

Joel Sechler
Joel Sechler

Consultant

Areas of expertise are utility plant accounting and accounting for ARO’s, AFUDC, and assets eligible for accelerated recovery through rate riders. Mr. Sechler has over 8 years of utility industry experience in regulatory accounting, FAS 109 deferred tax reconstruction, internal audit, financial information systems, project management, and application design.

Johnathan Spearman
Johnathan Spearman

Consultant

Area of expertise is data analysis and data configuration for asset-intensive industries. Mr. Spearman is a graduate of Georgia Institute for Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering with multiple awards and recognition.

Alyssa Storey
Alyssa Storey

Consultant

Areas of expertise include tax accounting, tax depreciation, tax return compliance, tax department data process automations and rate case support. Ms. Storey has more than 23 years of experience, mostly from the Client side of the business, recently joining the Consulting side. She also currently holds her CPA.

Tom Syner
Tom Syner

Consultant

Areas of expertise is tax accounting and systems implementation. Mr. Syner has more than 30 years of experience in the regulated utility industry in accounting and forecasting and many other areas. He has worked both Client and Consulting sides of business. Additionally, he is a former CPA.

Linda Waters
Linda Waters

Consultant

Area of expertise is tax accounting consulting services. Mrs. Waters has over 30 years of utility industry tax experience, in positions of senior consultant, tax accountant and project manager.

Jonathan Williams
Jonathan Williams

Founder and CEO

President and Founder of Regulated Capital Consultants. Areas of expertise are Plant and Tax Systems Accounting, focusing on the financial statement and regulatory interplay of FAS 71 and FAS 109, theoretical deferred income tax re-constructions and tax basis balance sheets. Mr. Williams has over 20 years of experience in utility industry tax accounting.

Alexey Zarnitsyn
Alexey Zarnitsyn

Consultant

Areas of expertise include functional and technical consulting around plant and tax processing for utilities. Mr. Zarnitsyn has over 5 years of experience in implementation and technical support of various solutions within PowerPlan, SAP, Oracle and ASI. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.

Office Management Team

Dawn Bryan
Dawn Bryan

Executive Assistant

Terry Kizzar
Terry Kizzar

CFO

Paul Middleton
Paul Middleton

Automation and Controls

Christy Williams
Christy Williams

Founder and COO