Biography of Matt Caves
Manager – Legal & Regulatory Compliance, Western Farmers Electric Cooperative
Matt Caves currently serves as the Corporate Compliance Officer and Manager of Legal and Regulatory Compliance for Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC), a generation and transmission cooperative located in Anadarko, Oklahoma. Prior to joining WFEC, Matt spent over 14 years as a state regulator and in private practice handling a wide variety of regulatory compliance, permitting, enforcement and litigation issues.
Matt is an active member of the Reliability Compliance Working Group of the Southwest Power Pool. Matt also serves as an adjunct professor of Business Law at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma and adjunct professor of Environmental Law for the Oklahoma City University School of Law. Matt obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Ecology from Oklahoma State University and his Juris Doctorate degree from The University of Oklahoma, College of Law.