Aaron Smallwood

Aaron Smallwood is the Vice President of Technical Services at the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) and leads SEPA’s Program Management Office in developing SEPA’s strategies for distributed energy resource management, emerging technologies, energy Internet of Things, grid architecture, transactive energy, cybersecurity, and standards and interoperability.  Mr. Smallwood was the Program Management lead for the Department of Energy’s Orange Button initiative developing a standardized solar data taxonomy and leads SEPA’s member Working Group program comprised of 11+ electric power sector grid modernization focused professional Working Groups.  He led SEPA’s Open Field Message Bus (OpenFMB) Distributed Intelligence initiative that culminated in the formalization and approval of NAESB Standard RMQ.26. 

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