Mr. Brock formed Desert Sky Group to address the needs of the utility and energy industries, specifically the need for independence and unbiased advice in changing markets. Formerly the co-founder, President, and COO of utility advisor UtiliPoint International, Mr. Brock has over 23 years of experience delivering unmatched advice for today's utility and energy markets. In addition, Mr. Brock's expertise includes utility business design, business plan development and review, AMI, distribution technology, smart grid, customer service, outsourcing, benchmarking, quality assurance, business process optimization, and business infrastructure design and deployment. His previous work history includes experience at UtiliPoint International, SCIENTECH, Central and South West, Public Service Company of Oklahoma, and Amerada Hess. He has served on utility/energy-related boards in the member and advisory member positions and has provided testimony and audit services to state and provincial commissions related to utility technology investments. Mr. Brock holds a B.S. in management science/computer systems from Oklahoma State University and an M.B.A. from the University of Tulsa.