Director of Federal Business Development
“I've been impressed with Affiliated Engineers from the beginning for always walking the talk about providing energy and utilities industry leadership. As more resilient, more efficient local energy system alternatives to traditional utility models emerge, AEI has expanded its commitment from project solutions to public advocacy on behalf of energy innovations.”
Patti Wilson has been working as Director of Business Development with Affiliated Engineers for over 20 years, and more recently transitioned to lead AEI's Federal Business Development. She began working for the Chapel Hill, NC, office where her passion for Energy & Utilities engineering developed. She continues to work for AEI’s Energy & Utility group but is also the Director of Business Development Director for the Rockville, MD, office, whose clients include the NIH, George Washington University, the USACE, and the University of Pittsburgh.
Patti is best skilled in identifying client needs and matching those with AEI expertise. She has been an active member of the International District Energy Association since 1996, became a board member in 2008 and then Chair of the organization from 2013-2014. She was a member of the Executive Sponsor Review Committee and contributor to the guide, Community Energy: Planning, Development and Delivery, 2012.