Tom Jewell is program manager in the New Technology and Energy Conservation Department of Dominion Energy. He is responsible for the Smart Cooling Rewards program, a demand response program, that cycles residential air conditioners during periods of high electrical use. Tom also provides marketing support to the Energy Conservation Department and serves as a media spokesperson on energy conservation. Mr. Jewell joined Dominion in September 2007. He has extensive experience in public affairs, having previously worked 28 years for MeadWestvaco where he served in various capacities including public affairs manager of MWV’s Covington, VA mill. He graduated from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Forestry and from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Master of Business Administration.