Managing Director, Renewable Energy
American Electric Power
Jay Godfrey has over 17 years of experience in the renewable energy sector in management roles for a leading Independent Power Producer/Developer and an Investor Owner Utility. Godfrey joined American Electric Power (AEP) in 2002 and currently serves as Managing Director of Renewable Energy, leading AEP’s efforts to add renewables to its portfolio serving customers across 11 states. Prior to his work with AEP, Godfrey served for seven years in a number of roles, including Director of Project Finance for wind Enron Wind Corp., now part of GE Energy. Godfrey also has served in management roles outside of the energy sector, including Controller for two different publicly held companies. Godfrey holds a B.S. in Finance from California State University, Chico, as well as an M.B.A from National University.