Jared Rist

Jared Rist

Career Interests

Renewables Industry Finance Development Wind

Employment Sought:
Permanent Position


Masters of Environmental Management, May 2017
Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke University, Durham, NC     
Concentration: Energy and Environment
Relevant Coursework: Applied Data Analysis, Energy Economics and Policy, Power Markets, Renewables and the World’s Poor, Energy Finance, Energy Law, Intro to Modeling for Energy Systems, Intermediate Finance
Bachelor of Arts, May 2015
Georgetown University, Georgetown College, Washington, DC
Major: Political Economy, Minor: Environmental Studies, Cumulative GPA: 3.4

Professional Experience

Intern, Pacific Gas & Electric, MIDAS, San Francisco, CA
Assisted colleagues in market monitoring and market performance benchmarking. Researched and collaborated with internal market specialists as the subject matter expert on the Transmission Access Charge wholesale billing determinant initiative at the CAISO. Wrote a memo sent to the CAISO on CRR revenue inadequacy and allocation method in ISO/RTOs.  May 2016 – August 2016
US Congressional Intern, Representative David Price - NC 4th District
Responded to constituent letters, some of which discussed the Congressman’s positions on energy policies. May 2015 – June 2015
Intern, Holocene Clean Energy Inc., Raleigh, NC, (& U-23 Railhawks player)      
Researched and reported on industry competitors. Maintained an in-depth database tracking all utility scale projects over 1 MW in NC. Learned the process of permitting, developing, and financing utility scale projects with PPAs. June 2014 – August 2014      
Intern, NC Conservation Network, Raleigh, NC, (& U-23 Railhawks player)  Wrote briefs about various environmental issues in the state to inform state congressional leaders. May 2013 – August 2013   
Intern, Natural Capital Investment Fund, Chapel Hill, NC
Analyzed data of company loans to small businesses for triple bottom line improvements including solar. July 2012 – August 2012

Additional Information

Activities and Awards
ACC Network Extra, 2016, Color commentary on the live broadcast for men’s and women’s soccer in the fall

Duke Men’s Varsity Soccer, 2015, Started 19/19 games and 1st in total minutes played, ACC Defensive Player of the Week, Ronald McDonald House Charities Student-Athlete of the Week

Georgetown Men’s Varsity Soccer, 2011 – 2014, 2012 National Finalist, 3 Sweet 16 appearances, 2-time Big East Defensive Player of the Week, 2011 & 2012 Big East Academic All-Star, 2013 & 2014 Big East All-Academic


excel modeling
project management

Graduation Date

May 2017

Additional Resources



Preferred Location


Preferred Sector

Business / Industry