The Edison Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to bringing the benefits of electricity to families, businesses, and industries worldwide. Furthering Thomas Alva Edison’s spirit of invention, the Foundation works to encourage a greater understanding of the production, delivery, and use of electric power to foster economic progress; to ensure a safe and clean environment, and to improve the quality of life for all people. The Edison Foundation provides knowledge, insight, and leadership to achieve its goals through research, conferences, grants, and other outreach activities. The Edison Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors of electric industry Chief Executives.
Edison Foundation Board
Chair - Thomas Farrell, Chairman, President, and CEO, Dominion
Nicholas Akins, President & CEO, American Electric Power
Theodore Craver Jr., Chairman, President, and CEO, Edison
Anthony Earley, Chairman, President, and CEO, PG&E Corporation
Thomas A. Fanning, Chairman, President, & CEO, Southern Company
Thomas R. Kuhn, President, Edison Electric Institute