In her role as Certrec’s Electronic Programs Manager, Holly Haynes designs new NERC web-based tools to help clients better manage their regulatory processes, keep them informed about industry changes, and access industry documentation in easy-to-use formats. Ms. Haynes has more than nine years of experience in the areas of NERC compliance and project management. She has worn several hats at Certrec, including Associate Project Manager, Senior Compliance Analyst, and Web Specialist. She previously held roles in the energy industry as a Reliability Compliance Specialist, a NERC Compliance Manager, and Director of Reliability Compliance.
Previously, Holly served as the Director of Reliability Compliance for Midwest Energy, Inc., where she was responsible for providing an independent, objective perspective for their NERC compliance program, managing day-to-day operations, and acting as a liaison between regulators and Midwest Energy. She served as a NERC Compliance Manager for ProEnergy Services, working with plants in four different NERC Regions. In addition, she briefly served as a Reliability Compliance Specialist with Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc., before returning to Certrec Corporation.
Holly received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Systems from the University of Texas at Arlington and an Associate of Applied Science in Electric Power Technology from Bismarck State College. Her many hobbies include kayaking, fishing, hiking, running, and watching Texas Longhorn football. She also enjoys spending time with her partner and their four dogs.