SEIA welcomes and congratulates Kelly Speakes-Backman, named the first CEO of @storage_ESA! #WeAreSolar
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), welcomed the news of industry and regulatory veteran, Kelly Speakes-Backman, being named the first CEO of the Energy Storage Association (ESA). Following is a statement from Abigail Ross Hopper, SEIA’s president and CEO: “As a former colleague of Kelly’s, I can attest that she’s an outstanding choice for this critically important position. Her expertise will no doubt take ESA and the storage industry to a new level, and we look forward to building on our strong relationship. We see a future in which solar and storage will work hand-in-hand to deliver affordable, reliable, clean electricity to American families from coast to coast.” ### About SEIA®: Celebrating its 43rd anniversary in 2017, the Solar Energy Industries Association® is the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, wh...