Contacts

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Mark Beauchamp

Mark Beauchamp
CPA, CMA, MBA
President

Corporate Office

Utility Financial Solutions, LLC
185 Sun Meadow Court
Holland, MI 49424

phone: 616.393.9722
fax: 888.501.0998
email: mbeauchamp@ufsweb.com

Mark is President of Utility Financial Solutions, LLC and has over 30 years of experience in the industry.  He is a consultant that provides cost of service studies and special rate designs for utilities throughout the country, Canada, Guam and the Caribbean.    He has also served as an expert witness in rate cases.  He teaches the basic, intermediate and advanced cost of service courses for American Public Power Association (APPA) as well as other agencies across the nation.  Mark is recognized as a national expert in his field and often speaks at conferences and presents to industry organizations.

Joan Bakenhus
Financial Analyst

Nebraska Office

phone: 402.483.2542
email: jbakenhus@ufsweb.com

Joan has 15 years of experience working with municipal utilities and has a degree in business administration. She has worked as a rate analyst for Lincoln Electric System, one of the largest public power systems in the nation, and for UFS since 2006. She is experienced in the development of long-term financial plans, rate design models and cost of service for electric, water and wastewater utilities.

Dawn Lund

Dawn Lund
Vice President

Traverse City MI Office

phone: 231.256.0092
fax: 888.566.4430
email: dlund@ufsweb.com

Dawn is Vice-President of Utility Financial Solutions, LLC and has over 20 years of experience in financial analysis for utility systems.  She is a consultant that provides financial assessment, cost of service studies and financial plans for Utilities throughout the country, Canada, Guam and the Caribbean.    She teaches financial planning courses for American Public Power Association (APPA) as well as other agencies across the nation.  She is a regularly requested speaker for associations across the country on a variety of utility financial topics.

  

 

 

    

Chris Lund
Business & Technology Consultant

Traverse City MI Office

phone: 231.342.9798
fax: 888.487.7731
email: clund@ufsweb.com

Chris has been a technology and management consultant for over 20 years.  Chris has been an employee of UFS since 2011 and has also sub-consulted on a variety of technology projects for UFS since 2003. He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with concentration in Computer Science and Speech Communications.   Chris has completed studies for electric, water, wastewater, telecommunications and refuse utilities.

Dan Kasbohm

Dan Kasbohm
Senior Analyst

Grand Haven MI Office

phone: 616.846.6464
fax: 888.499.6609
email: dkasbohm@ufsweb.com

Dan has 7 years of experience working for UFS. He has a degree in engineering and has been employed in the automotive manufacturing industry for the prior 16 years. He is experienced in the development of long-term financial plans, rate design models and cost of service studies for electric, water and wastewater utilities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jillian Beauchamp, MEc.
Financial Analyst

Holland MI Office

phone: 616.283.5802
email: jbeauchamp@ufsweb.com

Jill has 3 years of experience with UFS. She has a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and a Master’s of Science in Applied Economics. She has experience in populating and analyzing cost of service models, developing long-term financial projections, and designing rates for utilities. Jill specializes in econometric modeling to project sales and revenues.

Mike Johnson

Mike Johnson
Senior Analyst

Wisconsin Office

phone: 608.230.5849
email: mjohnson@ufsweb.com

Mike has over 18 years of experience with utilities and joined UFS in 2011. He has a Higher National Diploma in Mechatronics, which is a combination of electrical and mechanical engineering. He is experienced in cost of service, rate-making, financial and operational modeling, automation, electric utility operations and power supply.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Robert Blank
Financial Analyst

Holland MI Office

phone: 616.403.9926
email: bblank@ufsweb.com

Robert has been working for Utility Financial Solutions since May of 2014 and has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration with a major in Finance from Davenport University. Over his time at UFS he has conducted Utility rate surveys, developed rate designs, and calculated revenue requirements. Robert has experience with long term financial projections and cost of service studies for electric, water, wastewater, and gas utilities.