Kevin Vannoy

Director of Market Design
Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO)

Kevin Vannoy is the Director of Market Design at the Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO), leading the evaluation and design of enhancements to MISO’s Energy and Operating Reserves Markets, Financial Transmission Rights and Resource Adequacy Requirements.

He has been with MISO since 2005, directing several areas, including; Forward Operations, Market Administration, and Market Services.  These functions include: Transmission and Generation Outage Coordination; Tariff Administration and Scheduling; Forecast Engineering; Seams Administration; Auction Revenue Rights; Financial Transmission Rights Markets; Day-Ahead Market Administration; Resource Adequacy Administration; Forecast Engineering; Forward Reliability Assessment Commitment; Real-Time Market Pricing; Dispute Resolution; Market Settlements; Tariff Pricing; and, Transmission Settlements. 

Mr. Vannoy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Florida.  Prior to joining MISO, he held management roles with both the Structure Consulting Group LLC in their Regional Transmission Organization Consulting Practice, and Accenture (formerly Andersen Consulting) in their Utilities Industry Practice.  Prior to joining Andersen Consulting in 1995, he served as a Commissioned Officer in the United States Navy.