Rachel Aslin Goldwasser

Biography

Rachel Aslin Goldwasser teaches Energy courses in the Distance Learning Program. She currently serves as Executive Director of the New England Conference of Public Utilities Commissioners ("NECPUC"), a non-profit corporation that provides regional assistance on matters of common concern to public utilities commissions of the six New England states. Prior to joining NECPUC, Ms. Goldwasser practiced law at Orr & Reno, P.A. in Concord, New Hampshire, where she represented individual ratepayers, utilities, independent generators and competitive suppliers before a variety of regulatory tribunals and the New Hampshire legislature. Her practice also included civil litigation and land use matters.

A graduate of Vermont Law School's joint degree program with the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Ms. Goldwasser worked at the Vermont Law School Institute for Energy and the Environment and at the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy on issues related to energy regulation and regional governance. After graduation, Ms. Goldwasser served as law clerk for the Honorable John A. Woodcock, U.S. District Court, District of Maine. She holds a J.D., summa cum laude, from Vermont Law School, a Masters of Environmental Management from the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and a A.B., cum laude, from Dartmouth College.