Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Directors of AABE
Wilton Cedeño is currently the director of State Regulatory Affairs. His responsibilities include working on state regulatory affairs, developing and implementing internal and external communication strategies and advocacy related to state energy policy, including developing company positions on state energy policy issues. Wilton Cedeno was formerly the Director for Information Resources at Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), responsible for the strategic direction of the company’s information systems as they apply to gas operations, power plants, substations, engineering, and risk management. In his most recent position as General Manager for Staten Island, Wilton organized, directed and managed the construction, maintenance, operation and restoration of the electrical distribution system. Wilton’s responsibilities were to ensure the integrity, reliability, improve processes, and achieve budgeted performance targets associated with the Electric system. As Plant Manager of Hudson Avenue – Steam Business Unit at Con Edison, Wilton’s responsibilities included overseeing management in all aspects of energy production. As a Senior System Operator, Wilton had overall jurisdiction for the operation of New York City’s transmission and distribution system. His duties have spanned the full spectrum of managerial responsibility, from reliable operation and consistent maintenance of the plant, to implementation of cost efficiencies and ensuring adherence to safety requirements. He is highly valued for his ability to solve problems. He is a creative thinker who is focused on people, solutions, and process improvements.