Marsha H. Smith, American state agency administrator, lawyer. Bar: Idaho, United States District Court Idaho, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit). Legislation district chair Ada County Democrats, Idaho, 1986-1989. Member National Association Regulatory Utility Commissioners (board directors since 1999, chair electricity committee 2000-2003, 2nd vice president 2005).
Deputy attorney general Business/Consumer Protection Division, Boise, 1980-1981, Idaho Public Utilities Commission, Boise, 1981-1989, director policy and external relations, 1989-1991, commissioner, since 1991, president, 1991-1995. Member Harvard Electricity Policy Group, National Council on Electricity Policy. Committee for regional electric power cooperative Western Interstate Energy Board, 1999-2005.
Director Western Electricity Coordinating Council, since 2002. Member advisory council Electric Power Research Institute.