Debra L. Raggio has more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry and is responsible for Talen Energy’s Regulatory, Legal and External Affairs corporate functions.

Prior to joining Talen Energy, Ms. Raggio served as senior vice president of Regulatory and External Affairs for Topaz Power Management, LP. Previously, Ms. Raggio held the position of vice president and assistant general counsel for GenOn Energy, as well as its predecessor, Mirant Corporation.

For more than a decade, Ms. Raggio was an attorney with the law firm of Baker Botts, LLP specializing in regulatory and transactional energy matters and appellate litigation. Before joining Baker Botts, LLP, Ms. Raggio clerked for Chief Justice Tom R. Phillips of the Supreme Court of Texas.

Ms. Raggio is a member of the Bars of Texas, the District of Columbia, the Fifth Circuit, and the Ninth Circuit. She holds a J.D. from the University of Texas, Austin; an MBA in Finance and Management from the University of Houston and a B.S. in Mineral Land Management from the University of Colorado, Boulder.