Bobbi Harris is a utility telecommunications and smart city industry expert and the founder of Smart Water, Smart City, LLC, and the Executive Director of UBBA. She is a leader in market analysis, strategic intelligence, and marketing strategy. In her years as a Global Strategic Marketing professional, she has focused on utility issues, business drivers, and telecom technologies to address water and energy challenges including smart cities, cleantech, and green building initiatives. Her insights are sought by key stakeholders, including elected officials, investors, electric, water, and gas utility leaders, and technology executives worldwide. Bobbi is one of the ESI 2019 Global Smart Energy Elites. She graduated summa cum laude from Campbell University and earned her MBA from the same.