Shannon McGriff has been in the retail energy market for nine years and is the first ever appointed Director of The Energy Professionals Association. Shannon has been a TEPA member since 2008 and served as the TEPA Conference Chair from 2012 on. As TEPA Director, Ms. McGriff will help drive the initiatives and strategic plans of the TEPA Board including fundraising, marketing, community outreach and implementing the education program, as well as growing national membership. She will continue to manage TEPA’s events both in Texas and in the Northeast, which include the monthly member meetings, networking events, and national conferences. Under McGriff’s first year TEPA membership grew 30% and TEPA successfully acquired The Illinois Energy Professionals Association (ILEPA).