Tom Rumsey is Vice President of External & Regulatory Affairs for Competitive Power Ventures. He is responsible for all corporate communications, regulatory affairs, government relations and crisis communications.
Tom’s previous role was as the SVP of External Affairs at the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO). He led their government relations, regulatory affairs, media and corporate communications as well as their customer services and support.
Prior to joining the NYISO, Tom was an executive with General Electric beginning in 2001. He joined GE as part of their Junior Officer Leadership Program leading their acquisition and corporate communications. He held positions of increasing responsibility including communications leader for GE’s Nuclear Power business and was the Communications and Marketing leader for the newly formed Power and Water business.
Tom retired as a LT. Colonel from the U.S. Army with over two decades of leadership experience. His career began as an Air Cavalry Officer and culminated in a final deployment attached to 3rd Special Forced Group as part of a Combined Special Operations Task Force in Bagram, Afghanistan.