Jerry Vaninetti

Senior Advisor

Biography

Mr. Vaninetti recently retired as an energy industry executive, specializing in transmission development in the last 15 years of his 40+ year career. He was the President of Project Development for the Wataynikaneyap Project, a $2.0 billion 1,800 km Northern Ontario First Nations transmission project in partnership with Fortis Ontario, and was simultaneously Senior VP Transmission of RES Americas. After retiring, he was Senior Advisor to PowerTel, a Canadian transmission construction company. He resides in the Seattle, Washington area near his kids and grandkids, where he tends to his burgeoning cacti and succulent collection.