Proven Compliance Solutions was founded in 2010 by a team of professionals with extensive and diverse electric utility experience, who are passionate about helping entities manage the ever-increasing burden of NERC/Regional compliance (FERC Orders 693, 706, and 716). The mission of Proven Compliance Solutions is to provide the right services (compliance management, auditing, implementation, development, compliance tools) and combination of expert resources to enhance the client's ability to effectively manage its compliance programs and efforts in the most cost efficient manner.

PCS has clients in all Regions with a wide range of needs and sizes as shown in this client map:

Our qualifications set us apart in the industry.

Electric Utility Industry Expertise

  • Two former NERC auditors
  • One former WECC auditor
  • Current and Former NERC Certified System Operators
  • Six Compliance Managers with decades years of combined management experience
  • Three Licensed Professional Engineers
  • Expertise in Power System Operations, Transmission, Generation, Marketing, Critical Infrastructure Protection, and Project Management
  • Board Member - Kootenai Electric Cooperative

Extensive industry participation, involvement, and recognition

  • NERC committee and working group participation
  • Vice Chair of NERC Black Start Standards Drafting Team
  • Member of NERC Generator Verification Standards Drafting Team
  • Member of NERC Generator Requirements at the Transmission Interface Standards Drafting Team
  • Member of the NERC Real Time Tools Best Practices study group

North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC)

  • Member
  • NERC Critical Infrastructure Protection Committee (CIPC) Member
  • NERC Cyber Security Standards Education Team Member
  • NERC Compliance and Enforcement Input Working Group Member
  • NERC Compliance and Certification Committee Member
  • NERC Reliability Assurance Initiative Advisory Group Member
  • NERC Planning Committee (PC) Member
  • NERC Operating Committee (OC) Observer
    • Regional compliance committee and general meeting participation
  • NERC Standards Sufficiency Review (SER) Team

Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)

  • Member of Black Start Working Group

Midwest Reliability Organization (MRO)

  • Member

Northeast Power Coordinating Council Inc. (NPCC)

  • Member

ReliabilityFirst (RF)

  • Member
  • EOP Revision (EOP-001-RFC-02 & EOP-501-RFC-02) Standards Drafting Team

Texas Regional Entity (TRE)

  • Member Reliability Standards Committee
  • Member Frequency Response Regional Standard Drafting Team

Western Electric Coordinating Council (WECC)

  • Member
  • Board Appointed Standards Committee

Western Interconnection Compliance Forum (WICF)

  • Member
  • Founder
  • Former Chair

PEAK Reliability (WECC RC)

  • Member


  • Member


  • Member

Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center (E-ISAC)

  • Member

The North American Generator Forum (NAGF)

  • Member

National Energy Compliance Forum (NECF)

  • Member

Northwest Public Power Association (NWPPA)

  • NERC 101 Trainers

Electric Utility Consultants, Inc. (EUCI)

  • NERC Standards Training

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

  • Senior Member

National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)

  • Senior Member

Public speaking at industry forums

History of successful compliance management, assessments, and implementations

  • Multiple industry references available

PCS staff members have earned industry respect for delivering excellence in NERC compliance support, assessment, development, implementation, and management.  PCS delivers compliance interpretations based on extensive auditing experience, regional interpretations, and industry definitions that will provide your organization with a comprehensive understanding of the compliance status of your organization.

PCS Office Locations:  Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin


Contact Proven Compliance Solutions today to find out how your organization can benefit from our team of expert resources.

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