Kurt Miller is one of the nation’s leading advocates for hydropower and its role in our clean and equitable energy future. His expertise in energy policy has been featured in over 50 contributed pieces across numerous regional and national news outlets, and he is a frequent commentator on T.V., radio, and policy panels. As the executive director of Northwest RiverPartners, Kurt represents millions of public power customers across Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Wyoming, and Utah who rely on the affordability and reliability of hydropower to power their homes, businesses, and transportation. Kurt is a noted speaker, providing keynote appearances at CEATI International’s Hydropower Conference in 2023, and VANtalks 2022. He has also served as an expert panelist at Clean Currents, the annual conference of the National Hydropower Association, and was featured on the January 2023 cover of Hydro Leader Magazine.