Nikki Jones joined the firm in 2023 and has over 22 years of legislative and government relations experience with a focus on energy and utility policy.
Prior to joining the firm Nikki served as Senior Director of Public and Regulatory Affairs at PPL Electric Utilities. Throughout her 12 years with the company Nikki represented PPL Electric Utilities, its parent company PPL Corporation and other subsidiaries before the PA General Assembly and PA Public Utility Commission. In addition to overseeing the government relations and regulatory affairs functions at PPL, Nikki also managed the community relations, rates and regulatory strategy teams. During her time with PPL Nikki helped lead industry efforts to successful passage of several bills such as the Distribution System Improvement Charge (DSIC), reauthorization of the Responsible Utility Consumer Protection Act (Chapter 14) and Act 58 of 2018, which authorizes utilities to petition the PUC for alternative ratemaking mechanisms.
Preceding her time with PPL, Nikki worked in the Pennsylvania House Democratic Caucus where she held several positions including staff to former Representative Phyllis Mundy and Legal Counsel to former House Majority Whip and Speaker Keith McCall. During her time with Representative McCall, Nikki represented the caucus in key negotiations on legislation establishing energy efficiency standards for utilities (Act 129 of 2008) and amendments to the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act.
A native of Steelton, Dauphin County, Nikki is a 2001 graduate of Penn State University and 2005 graduate of Widener University School of Law. She resides in the Hershey area with her husband and two children.
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