Audrey Lee, PhD

Vice President, Energy Services
Sunrun

Dr. Audrey Lee deploys and aggregates home solar, batteries, and other energy services to serve residential customers, utilities, and grid operators in creating a more affordable, clean, reliable electricity grid. Dr. Lee also serves on the NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee. Previously, Audrey was VP of Analytics & Design at Advanced Microgrid Solutions, where she built the analytics and operations platform to optimize a 50 MW fleet of customer-sited batteries as a virtual power plant in Southern California following closure of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station. This resulted in Series A and B corporate funding plus a $200 million project finance raise – the largest dedicated energy storage finance vehicle at the time. Prior to that, Dr. Lee led policy and analysis at the President’s Office of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), Harvard University, U.S. Department of Energy, and the International Energy Agency.

Dr. Lee holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Princeton University. At home she builds forts and Snap Circuits with her two children.