Jerry Casarella is an Enterprise Architect at NJ’s largest utility company, PSE&G, where he has worked on a variety of large-scale IT projects as a lead architect, including several Grid Modernization initiatives. He is currently responsible for the Real Time Systems, Storm Mgmt., Renewable Energy Services domains and for the development of enterprise-wide IT strategies and innovation in those areas. Jerry has worked closely with business executives to align business strategies, IT plans and architectures. He has a B.S in Operations Research/Industrial Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from Rutgers University. Jerry also teaches as a Faculty Advisor at Rutgers University Business School and as an adjunct professor at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and serves on the board of directors of NJIT’s College of Computing Science Board of Advisors and International School Services.