Scott Blankman, Director for Energy & Air Programs
Joined July 2018
Scott Blankman is responsible for policies on utilities, energy and air issues which advance the mission of the organization. He serves as the technical lead for the analysis of utility and energy policies to inform advocacy and action in support of the Clean Wisconsin’s climate change efforts.
Prior to joining Clean Wisconsin, Mr. Blankman was a Director for 13 years at Alliant Energy Corporation, an investor owned utility with operations in Iowa and Wisconsin. His experience at Alliant Energy included time as the Assistant Controller for the company’s utility operations, financial support of Alliant’s generation business unit, oversight of the organization’s energy procurement, long term resource planning, and environmental functions. In addition, during his last two years at the company, he oversaw the company’s strategic planning efforts.
Prior to Alliant Energy, Mr. Blankman served in a variety of financial and leadership roles with Rayovac Corporation, an international consumer product company, and ABS Global, Inc., an international bovine genetics company. Mr. Blankman is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Master of Business Administration degree, with an emphasis in Finance, from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from the University of Northern Iowa.