Vice President, Energy Procurement
San Diego Gas & Electric
Emily Shults is vice president of energy procurement for San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), Sempra Energy’s regulated California utility. As vice president of energy procurement, Shults is responsible for all aspects of acquiring energy and capacity to serve the company’s customers. This includes long-term contracting for the company to reach its renewable portfolio standard mandate, as well as procurement of conventional and other preferred resources. Shults also oversees resource planning, economic dispatch of power plants, power trading, risk control and settlements.
Prior to this role, Shults has held numerous management positions at Sempra Energy.
Before joining Sempra Energy, Shults worked with the John Zink Company, Williams Energy Marketing & Trading and Deloitte & Touche, LLP.
Shults holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Tulsa.
Shults serves on the Board of Walden Family Services, a nationally-recognized foster care, adoption, and youth services agency founded in 1976.