Tim McRae is the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Vice President, Energy. He helps the Leadership Group’s members and partners define and carry out energy-related policy, programs and events. Issue areas include reliability, quality, environmental sensitivity, innovation, customer choice, and competitive pricing, and responsibilities include lobbying, fundraising, and managing events. Prior to his joining the Leadership Group in 2013, he developed commercial wind projects for Aries Power and Industrial, worked on sustainability and energy efficiency for PG&E, and climate change policy for the British government.
A graduate of Georgetown University and UC Davis law school, Tim serves on the San Jose Parks Foundation Board, the Acterra Business Environmental Awards Advisory Committee and on SPUR’s “Fossil Free Bay Area” energy task force. He also volunteers in the “Reading Partners” program at Robert F. Kennedy elementary school in San Jose.