Michael Zenker is a Managing Director of energy market analysis with NextEra Energy Resources. At NextEra, he leads the firm’s fundamental research on power, natural gas, liquefied natural gas, natural gas liquids, oil, oil products, and related markets. Michael has been active in the energy markets for over 25 years. Previously, he was a Managing Director of gas and power research with Barclays, and Managing Director overseeing global gas and global power research with Cambridge Energy Research Associates (CERA). Prior to those positions, he led the gas and power trading and system dispatch organization for Southern California Edison. He has prepared/delivered written reports and presentations on the natural gas, power, coal, and oil markets to a wide variety of audiences. Mr. Zenker has testified before the US Congress, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and the California Public Utilities Commission, and has been a frequent contributor to energy industry publications and events. He has appeared on television, in print media and on radio. Mr. Zenker has a Bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering, and an MBA, both from the University of California, and is a registered professional engineer in nuclear engineering.