Industry Advisory Board Member

Paloma de Arizon

CenterPoint Energy

Email: maria [dot] dearizon [at] centerpointenergy [dot] com

Dr. De Arizon holds a Ph.D. and a MSc in EE from the University of British Columbia , Canada. She holds a B.S. in EE and an MBA from Simon Bolivar University in Venezuela, South America.

A professional engineer with more than 32 years of experience in power system studies with an emphasis on modeling and analysis.  Experience covers a wide range of topics including generation, transmission and power system analysis, pro forma economic review, and performance evaluation. Managed a number of technical and economic feasibility studies, in domestic as well as international assignments. Expert in modeling and analysis of electric power systems, , system planning, system impact studies, dynamic evaluations, load flow and adequacy analysis, black start studies, and impact of wind generation (transient and steady state analysis).