Christine McLeod

Director of Communications

Recognition & Awards

  • B.A., Social Science, University of California, Irvine
  • Certificate, Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, California Institute of Technology
  • Certificate, Corporate Community Involvement, Boston College – Carroll School of Management
  • CPR/AED/First Aid Certified

Christine is currently serving as Communications Director for Cordoba Corporation, where she is responsible for social media, website updates, media relations, newsletter production and other internal and external communications responsibilities. Prior to becoming Communications Director, Christine worked as a Regulatory, Environmental and Public Affairs Specialist at Cordoba Corporation, where she provided expertise on several Energy, Water and Transportation sector projects.

Christine McLeod previously worked for 17 years at Southern California Edison in Regulatory Affairs and Public Affairs positions.  Her experience includes nine years as a Regulatory Affairs Principal Advisor/ Senior Project Manager responsible for permitting electric transmission and substation infrastructure through the California Public Utilities Commission.  She is well versed in the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and environmental permitting. Christine also served for five years as a Public Affairs Region Manager where she was responsible for managing local government relations in the western San Gabriel Valley and foothill communities, including serving as point of contact to several municipal utilities.  During her first four years at Southern California Edison, Christine was responsible for legislative analysis activities supporting the company’s Sacramento and Washington DC offices, and for monitoring legislative activities for transmission and generation facilities located in Nevada and Arizona.

Prior to joining Southern California Edison, Christine worked in the California State Legislature for two members of the State Assembly in Sacramento and at local offices in Pasadena and Garden Grove.  She was responsible for field and case work, media relations, and communications writing.  Christine also served as a Field Deputy for a member of the Los Angeles City Council. Christine currently serves on the board of the Almansor Center/Institute for Redesign of Learning.