Tanya Paslawski

Executive Director
Direct Line:  515-207-3551

Tanya Paslawski was promoted to Executive Director of the Organization of MISO States effective June 1, 2015, after serving as Deputy Executive Director since May 2014. Prior to OMS, she was Director of Strategic Initiatives at ITC Holdings Corporation in Novi, Michigan. She has held prior roles in regulatory affairs at ITC and Direct Energy Services and served five years with the Michigan Public Service Commission.

Colleen Dougherty

Colleen Dougherty

Office Manager
Direct Line: 515-243-0742

Colleen Dougherty began work with the Organization of MISO States in February, 2014. Previously she worked as the Co-owner/Publisher of West Willow Publishing Group in Lynchburg, VA. There they published two quarterly, regional, home and garden resource magazines and worked on other small marketing projects.

Marcus Hawkins

Marcus Hawkins

Director, Member Services & Advocacy
Direct Line:  515-207-3550

Marcus Hawkins began work with the Organization of MISO States in September 2016. Prior to OMS, he was a Senior Engineer in the Division of Regional Energy Markets at the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. He has additional power market experience from working as an Analyst at PA Consulting Group in Denver, Colorado.

Kimberly Odom

Kimberly Odom

Office Assistant
Direct Line:  515-243-0742

Kim Odom began work with the Organization of MISO States in September, 2016. Previously she was with Corporate Image/LBS for over 20 years as a Customer Service Assistant. There she performed a variety of clerical duties and database management. She provided comprehensive support for staff, vendors and customers. She skillfully managed a wide-range of office tasks, including front desk reception.