Rachel W. Snead is Director, NERC Reliability Compliance & NERC Policy in Electric Transmission and is responsible for the oversight and direction of all corporate North American Reliability Council (NERC) compliance program and policy for the company.

Snead joined Dominion Energy as an intern in 2005 and as a full-time employee in 2006, assuming her current role of Director, NERC Reliability Compliance & NERC Policy in September 2019. She has held a number of positions at Dominion Energy in Dominion Energy Environment and Sustainability (DEES), Power Delivery, Corporate Public Policy, Alternative Energy Solutions, Generation System Planning, Gas Regulation Pricing, Integrated Resource Planning, and Human Resources.

Snead is a 2006 graduate of James Madison University, with a Bachelor of Science in business administration. She earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in corporate finance from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2010.

Snead is currently a member of the ReliabilityFirst Board of Directors. She graduated from Lead Virginia, Class of 2018. She has served as a member of the Associate Board of the Children’s Museum of Richmond, Vice Chair of the Sister Cities Commission and Lead Ambassador, Vice Chair of the Give Committee, and in multiple leadership roles for the United Way Women’s Leadership Council.