Full Name
Scott D. Bolton
Job Title
Senior Vice President, Transmission and Market Development
Speaker Bio
Scott Bolton sees the rapidly evolving energy industry as a catalyst for improving how PacifiCorp’s customers live and work. He has devoted most of the last two decades to working with leaders in government, businesses (large and small) and anyone with a stake in a cleaner, more economically robust future to help tackle broad-based challenges involving energy policy, infrastructure development, and strategies leading toward a clean grid and transportation system.

Currently, he leads PacifiCorp’s Transmission and Market Development initiatives, where he brings together a diverse team providing transmission planning and project management, transmission ratemaking, and wholesale market development that supports PacifiCorp’s system and its customers. From promoting the expansion of critical transmission projects, to enabling the integration and advancement of clean energy, to working toward regional market and policy solutions for the grid, Scott focuses on helping customers, not only as consumers of electricity, but as people with families and jobs who want to thrive in their communities.

Before becoming part of the energy business, Scott worked was a congressional staffer for U.S. Senator Ron Wyden. He worked with local officials to ensure regional priorities around federal appropriations, public lands, infrastructure and economic development.
Scott D. Bolton