Keith Switzer
Vice President - Regulatory Affairs

Keith Switzer is the Vice President, Regulatory Affairs for Golden State Water.  Mr. Switzer began his career with Golden State Water as a Manager of Tariffs and Special Projects in the Regulatory Affairs Department in 2000.  He was promoted to Vice President of that Department in 2004.  As Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Mr. Switzer is responsible for all of GSWC’s matters with the California Public Utilities Commission involving the regulated water and electric operations in California.

Mr. Switzer has over 30 years’ experience in the utility sector.  Prior to joining Golden State Water, he worked for one of the nation’s largest natural gas utilities and one of the largest electric utilities.  Mr. Switzer has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from California State University, Fullerton, a Master of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a Master Degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California.




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