Staff and Board

Eric Borden

Eric Borden joined TURN as Energy Policy Analyst in February of 2015.  Eric prepares testimony, conducts analyses, and represents TURN in various proceedings at the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)

David Cheng

David Cheng joined TURN in July of 2017, and works out of TURN’s San Diego office. He came to TURN with a robust background in energy, finance, and technology, and
Regina Costa

Regina Costa

Regina Costa became TURN’s research director in August 1991. She is responsible for developing TURN’s policy on regulatory, economic and public policy aspects of telecommunications issues, and participates heavily in
Bob Finkelstein

Bob Finkelstein

Bob Finkelstein has been with TURN since 1992. Serving for many years as the group’s chief advocate on electric issues, he has helped save California consumers hundreds of millions of

Matthew Freedman

Matthew Freedman became TURN’s staff attorney specializing in electricity in January 2000. He handles diverse issues including renewable energy, utility ratemaking, distributed generation, state legislation and consumer complaints. Prior to

Hayley Goodson

Hayley Goodson started at TURN’s legal assistant in September 1998, and has been a staff attorney since September 2003. Goodson represents consumers in electric cases at the CPUC, focusing on

Stephen Green

LEGAL ASSISTANT/legalassistant@turn.org Stephen Green joined TURN in August of 2018 when our previous legal assistant, Haley DeGenova, left to go to law school.  Stephen is responsible for a broad variety
Marcel Hawiger

Marcel Hawiger

Marcel Hawiger joined TURN as a staff attorney in August 1998 and represents consumers in proceedings at the CPUC related to various energy issues, including utility rate cases, natural gas
Anthony Hoey

Anthony Hoey

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/415.929.8876 Anthony Hoey joined TURN in February, 2017 as Finance and Administrative Associate. Anthony’s position involves working with every staff member at TURN, and encompasses a wide variety of
Tom Long

Tom Long

Tom Long joined TURN as Legal Director in 2011, but is not new to TURN. Long served as TURN’s Senior Telecommunications Attorney from 1990 through 2000. Long’s numerous successes at