I am Jacqueline Hutchinson, and very excited to be the new Executive Director for Consumers Council of Missouri. I have also served as a board member of Consumers Council since 2008, and stepped down as board chair to serve our community in this position. I am excited to be able to help fulfill the mission of CCM and achieve equity for Missouri Consumers.
For more than forty years, I have given a voice to low-income consumers by being actively involved in utility policy advocacy, personal finance and health issues that impact the lives of low-income families and the elderly. I have recently retired as VP of Operations for People’s Community Action Corporation of St. Louis.
My work has included implementing programs to protect the health and safety of low-
income families, and advocating for families by working collaboratively with other community leader, provide testimony in utility rate cases, cold weather rule proceeding and any other utility cases; working collaboratively to build affordability programs that decrease energy burden; working for equal access to banking products and services, and educating the public on the health impact on families who can least afford to meet their basic needs.
I haves a BS in Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis; and MS in Policy Analysis, from Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville IL