Dr. Steven Specker became CEO of Tri Alpha Energy in October 2016. His business, energy industry and leadership experience spans more than 40 years. He has been involved with Tri Alpha Energy for 15 years as an investor, consultant, and as a Director for the past six years. Earlier in his career he spent 30 years at GE where his leadership roles included President-GE Nuclear and President- GE Digital Energy. After retiring from GE, Dr. Specker served as CEO of the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), the premier global electric power industry research organization.
Dr. Specker is on the boards of Southern Company, a leading energy company primarily serving the Southeastern United States, and Trilliant, a leading supplier of smart grid communication systems. He holds a B.S. in Engineering Science and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from Iowa State University.