Megan Scott-Kakures joined the Claremont Graduate University Board of Trustees in 2010. Prior to retiring in 2015, Scott-Kakures was vice president and general auditor of Edison International and Southern California Edison beginning in 2007. She was responsible for all state and federal ratemaking issues, including SCE’s General Rate Case, development of regulated pricing structures, design and interpretation of tariffs, and such Federal Energy Regulatory Commission-related issues as transmission and reliability service rates. She is still leading the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) Strategic Review, responsible for coordinating regulatory, commercial, financial, and legal issues related to SONGS.

Prior to this appointment, Scott-Kakures was elected associate general counsel in 2007 and assistant general counsel in 2002 in the SCE law department. She supervised regulatory work for the company before the California Public Utilities Commission relating to distribution service, energy procurement, customer rates, and affiliate transactions. Scott-Kakures joined the law department in 1994 and worked until 2002 on generation, customer service, and restructuring of the electric industry. From 1986 to 1994, Scott-Kakures worked as a commercial litigation attorney at Loeb & Loeb in Los Angeles.

Scott-Kakures received her BA in 1981 from Claremont McKenna College and her JD in 1984 from the University of Michigan Law School. After law school, she served as a law clerk for the Honorable Ralph B. Guy Jr., U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.