PSC commissioner to speak at Waukesha County Business Alliance program

Special to The Freeman

March 21, 2014

WAUKESHA Ellen Nowak, commissioner of the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin, will speak at the Waukesha County Business Alliance on March 28.

The program, which is free to attend, will take place at the Waukesha County Business Alliance, 2717 N. Grandview Boulevard, Suite 300, Waukesha.

In partnership with AT&T and The PrivateBank, Alliance members are invited to attend the monthly program, titled One on One with Public Officials.

Nowak was first appointed to the PSC of Wisconsin in July 2011 by Gov. Scott Walker. She was reconfirmed to a new six-year term beginning March 1, 2013, according to an Alliance statement. Prior to her appointment, she served as the chief of staff to Waukesha County Executive Dan Vrakas.

The PSC of Wisconsin is an independent regulatory agency, which is responsible for the regulation of state public utilities, including those that are municipally-owned.