Careers With Us

Join the dynamic team at our mission-driven, not-for-profit trade association serving as the nation’s face and voice of community-owned electric utilities.

Powerful Perks

  • Comprehensive health & dental coverage
  • 401k profit sharing & matching contributions
  • 20 days of PTO during the first year
  • 13 paid holidays in a year
  • Transportation benefits
  • Wellness reimbursement
  • Parental leave and paid bereavement
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Tuition assistance
  • Flexible work hours and telework options


The American Public Power Association is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified candidates should send a cover letter and resume to [email protected], with the position title in the subject line.

Government Relations Director
Promotes the Association’s policy positions before Congress and executive branch agencies on issues affecting the operations of the Association’s members through issue identification and monitoring, and strategy development, coordination, and execution.

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
In conjunction with Senior Vice President, Advocacy and Communications, oversees energy and environmental policy formulation and policy advocacy before the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Energy (DOE), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), federal courts, other federal agencies and industry policy forums. Acts as liaison to other industry associations on energy policy and reliability matters and participates in coalitions with such other associations on issues as appropriate. Communicates with individual APPA utility members, groups of members, and their counsel, to develop and coordinate consistent policy positions.

Manager, Membership & Corporate Programs
Serves as the Association’s key representative to associate members, which includes Fortune 500 companies, as well as medium and small companies serving the electric utility sector. Leads the Association’s associate membership program retention and growth. Generates non-dues revenue by designing and managing the Association’s sponsorship program and vendor expos.

Senior Reporter
Sources, researches, writes and edits daily news and in-depth features for the American Public Power Association’s Public Power Daily e-newsletter and bi-monthly Public Power Magazine. Manages daily e-newsletter production. Identifies and covers breaking news in a timely manner. News coverage spans federal and state energy policy, new technologies and trends in the electricity industry, and public power utility projects and endeavors.