Director, Regulatory Policy and Legislative Analysis,
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E)
Wayne P. Sakarias is Director – Regulatory Policy and Legislative Analysis at San Diego Gas & Electric Company, where he is responsible for assessing legislative and regulatory issues that impact both San Diego Gas & Electric Company and Southern California Gas Company, and for developing policies on the key issues that the legislature may consider. He has performed this same role for Sempra Energy, encompassing not only these two regulated utilities, but also the Sempra Global companies. Mr. Sakarias has held a number of operational and strategic positions within Sempra Energy and San Diego Gas & Electric Company in the 30+ years he has worked in the industry, including Director – Fuels and Power Supply, Director – Regulatory Policy, Manager of SDG&E’s Restructuring Project, and Group Manager of Strategic Plans and Projects. He also represented SDG&E for over a decade as an attorney, focusing on regulatory and transactional law affecting resource supply. Mr. Sakarias has an Economics degree from San Diego State University and a Law degree from the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law.