Alice Jackson

SVP, System Strategy & Chief Planning Officer
Xcel Energy

Alice Jackson is senior vice president, system strategy, and chief planning officer for Xcel Energy

Jackson leads the company’s Integrated System Planning organization, to focus on developing and executing integrated plans for generation, transmission and distribution on the electric and natural gas systems to meet the company’s vision to deliver net-zero energy by 2050 while preserving reliability and affordability for customers. 

Prior to that role, Alice served as president of Xcel Energy – Colorado from 2018 to 2022. She was responsible for all aspects of the Colorado operating company, including state and local regulatory and government affairs, along with customer and community relations and charitable giving efforts in the state.  

Previously, Jackson was area vice president of Strategic Revenue Initiatives, leading the company’s revenue growth strategy. From 2013-2016, she was regional vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, Xcel Energy - Colorado. Jackson joined Xcel Energy in 2011 as regional vice president, Rates and Regulatory Affairs, Xcel Energy – Texas, New Mexico. She has a wealth of experience in managing government and stakeholder relations, as well as developing innovative products and services for customers gained over a two-decade career in the energy industry. 

Jackson received a bachelor of science in Management Information Systems from Texas A&M University and completed the Harvard Business School Program for Leadership Development. She serves on the board of directors of the American Red Cross.