Slocum is a senior vice president of Concentric Energy Advisors. He is a management, economic, and financial consultant with more than 25 years of experience in the energy industry. He has given management seminars and presentations on wholesale gas and power contracting, energy industry restructuring, and various energy industry transactions. Slocum is a graduate of Dartmouth College and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. The authors wish to acknowledge the assistance of Samuel Eaton and Mark Cattrell, who contributed to the research for this article.