General Manager of Manhattan Electric Operations, ConEdison
Anita Ma is the General Manager of Manhattan Electric Operations at Con Edison, responsible for planning, directing and controlling the safe operation of the electric distribution system in Manhattan. She is also directs and coordinates all restoration activities.
Anita joined Con Edison in 1989 as a Management Intern. Over the past 26 years with Con Edison, Anita took on various assignments with increasing responsibilities in power plant operations, account and customer relationship management, steam planning and energy management, demand response and energy efficiency, energy services, project management and electric distribution engineering, construction and operations. Additionally, Anita has been involved in employee development by being a mentor, manager and committee member on the Growth Opportunities for Leadership Development (GOLD) Program and has participated in new employee recruitment efforts on behalf of Con Edison. When not at work, Anita spends time with her family and tutors students in mathematics.
Anita graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 and a Master’s Degree in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2002.