Speaker Details

Tyler Smith

Community and Local Government Affairs Area Manager
Xcel Energy

Tyler Smith works as an area manager on the Community and Local Government Affairs team at Xcel Energy. In his current role, Tyler manages the company’s relationships with the city and county of Denver. On a daily basis, he provides a bridge between the company and the mayor, city council, and all of the departments within Denver's city government. Working collaboratively, he helps the city to meet and surpass all of their energy goals. Tyler holds a master’s in public policy from the University of Denver and a bachelor’s degree from Gonzaga University in political science and journalism. A fifth-generation Coloradan, Tyler enjoys spending time with his family outdoors and loves watching any of Denver's local sports teams.