DAVIS, Calif. – June 29, 2020 – Valley Clean Energy is pleased to announce the hiring of Rebecca Boyles as its new Director of Customer Care and Marketing. In this position she is responsible for all customer touch points including outreach, marketing, programs, key accounts and customer policy development.
Rebecca joins Valley Clean Energy after spending 4 years in progressively responsible positions in customer care and billing operations at MCE (formerly Marin Clean Energy). Her leadership experience includes chairing the Billing Operations and Customer Care Committee for CalCCA, as well as being Social Media Lead on the Communications team at the Women’s Environmental Network. Prior to working in the utilities sector, Rebecca focused on stakeholder engagement at Future 500, a non-profit that advises Fortune 500 companies on issues such as changing their global paper procurement policies to be more environmentally friendly or working with mining and energy companies on community relations. Rebecca holds an MBA in Sustainable Management from Presidio Graduate School.
“We are thrilled to welcome Rebecca Boyles to Valley Clean Energy,” said Don Saylor, VCE board chair and a Yolo County supervisor. “She comes to us with extensive experience and knowledge of marketing and outreach, and fully understands our industry.”
Added Mitch Sears, VCE’s interim general manager, “Since the community choice model is relatively new, we were concerned about finding someone with the experience to step into this important position. Rebecca comes to us with the exact experience we need. We know she will be a great asset to the VCE team.”
“It’s exciting to join a company that has goals I already support,” Boyles said. “I am happy to promote VCE’s goals of providing clean energy, local control, investment in the community and customer choice.”
Valley Clean Energy is Yolo County’s community choice aggregator (CCA), dedicated to providing clean, safe, reliable and affordable electricity to its 54,000 customers in the cities of Woodland and Davis as well as the unincorporated area of the county. The city of Winters is VCE’s newest member.