Bill Cherrier

Bill Cherrier has more than 30 years of experience in the utility industry, notably as manager of finance and development at Alliant Energy Generation in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and now as chief planning and finance officer at Colorado Spring Utilities (CSU) in Colorado Springs, Colo. While at CSU, Cherrier has led financing of $2.5 billion in tax exempt debt, corporate bonds and equity financing. He has provided leadership on matters related to strategic planning; financing activities including debt issuance; financial risk management; budgeting and financial planning; credit rating agency relationships; and administering procurement policies and processes.