Mr. Berres has eleven years of experience in transmission contracts, transmission strategy, transmission policy, merchant operations, balancing authority, and market operations. He has significant experience in e-Tagging, interchange scheduling, balancing authority design, and EIM Entity integration. He has successfully integrated new EIM entities with existing entities, specifically focusing on the design and implementation of various intertie resources and constraints. He has served as a functional leader in balancing authority changes and implementation of dynamic transfers and is a leading figure involved in processes to reform CAISO EIM intertie policies. He is at the forefront in working with software vendors to ensure CAISO market releases are integrated into systems, and experience working with EIM entities to enhance their systems to automate data submissions and optimize market participation.