Director, Energy Efficiency Strategy & Innovation, Ameren Illinois
Kristol W. Simms is the director of energy efficiency, responsible for strategy and innovation for Ameren Illinois. She is leading the community based energy efficiency program efforts that Ameren Illinois has undertaken for market development. Kristol began leading the energy efficiency team in January, 2018 but has been with Ameren for nearly four years. She is an experienced attorney with exceptional talent for client advocacy and the development of proactive, innovative solutions to address corporate business needs and concerns. Kristol most recently worked as corporate counsel for Ameren where she drove strategies to address current and emerging regulatory frameworks and their impact on the business operations of the corporate client. At Ameren Kristol served as lead regulatory lawyer on a number of legal matters for the Ameren Illinois regulatory team. She also led the diversity and pro bono efforts for the Ameren legal team. Kristol is very active in the St. Louis business and legal community. She volunteers as a member of the Missouri Bar's fee dispute resolution committee and is the immediate past president of the Association of Corporate Counsel, St. Louis.
Kristol received her undergraduate degree from Lincoln University, in Jefferson City, Missouri and her juris doctorate degree from the University of Missouri, Columbia. For fun, Kristol loves to travel, read and spend time with her husband Walter and dog Pepper.
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