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Paul Stith

Paul is a recognized leader in the transportation electrification space. At Black & Veatch he is the associate vice president of global transportation initiatives. He has more than 30 years’ experience in technology and business and has been active in electrification for over a decade on policy, program development and execution for light-, medium- and heavy-duty vehicle charging infrastructure in urban, distributed and corridors. Paul leads teams planning and building sustainable transportation and distributed clean energy infrastructure. He works on BV projects that span the globe, from North and South America to Europe and Asia, as he supports investors, developers, OEMs, utilities, fleets and transportation service providers to electrify and automate ground, aviation and marine fleets. Paul sits on the boards of Forth, a leading US organization advancing clean transportation, and the North America Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) Paul speaks frequently at US and international events and was the lead author of the Smart Electric Power Alliance’s Preparing for an Electric Vehicle Future: How Utilities Can Succeed; Black & Veatch’s Electric Fleets: 8 Steps to Medium and Heavy-Duty Fleet Electrification; and the NIA-NASA Urban Air Mobility Infrastructure Study, Powered for Take Off, detailing energy and infrastructure requirements for electric vertical take-off and landing vehicles (eVTOL).