Don Whaley

Don Whaley

President, OhmConnect Texas, LLC

Don Whaley is an energy executive with over 35 years experience in deregulated markets across the US and Canada. Over half that time has been spent focused on the Texas retail market where he founded Direct Energy Texas in 2002 on behalf Centrica and served as President during the early years of deregulation.

Through his consulting practice, Whaley has helped launch numerous small REPs and shape the energy strategies of large commercial and municipal entities. In his new role as President of OhmConnect Texas, he plans to be part of the solution to changing the nature of the ERCOT grid and its relationship with the consumers it serves.