Jim Baak

Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs West
Stem, Inc

Jim Baak is Senior Manager for Regulatory Affairs, West for Stem, Inc building thriving markets for artificial intelligence-enabled energy storage with innovative policy leadership. He has 30 years of experience in the energy industry, having worked for investor-owned utilities, municipal utilities, technology startups, and consulting firms on electric vehicles, solar energy and energy storage. Most recently, Jim led Vote Solar’s initiatives on the integration of distributed energy resources into the grid. Previously, he also worked for PG&E, Powel Group, Utility.com, Alameda Municipal Power, and ElectriCities of North Carolina.

Jim graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelors of Science in economics from the University of South Carolina.