Speaker of the Assembly Appointee
As Director of Low-Income Customer Access at L.A. Department of Water and Power, Susana Reyes uses equity as the foundation for developing strategies and initiatives that will allow low-income customers to effectively access energy and water efficiency programs and low-income discounts and rebates. Previously, she served as a Senior Analyst in L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti’s Sustainability Team where she ensured that policies and projects align with the goals of the Sustainable City Plan – a roadmap to the city’s environmental, economic, and equitable future. As the Mayor’s Electric Vehicle Liaison, she led the team which garnered a $1.6 million grant from the CA Air Resources Board for an EV car sharing pilot program in disadvantaged communities. Her career portfolio span across many areas including environmental justice, air quality, sustainable procurement, zero waste, and corporate performance measures. Previous stints included a pioneering role as Manager of the City of L.A.’s Facilities Recycling Program.