Chris Root


Chris Root – Vermont Electric Power

Mr. Root is Chief Operating Officer at Vermont Electric Power, Inc.. He previously served as Senior Vice President of Network Strategy at National Grid.

Mr. Root holds a masters in engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Northeastern University. He completed the Program for Management Development at Harvard University Graduate School of Business and has authored, co-authored and presented papers at various forums.

He is currently the PES Treasurer.