Joy Ditto is the President and CEO of the Utilities Technology Council (UTC). Prior to joining UTC, Joy spent 15 years at the American Public Power Association (APPA). She is a graduate of Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in History and Minor in Political Science and in 2012 received an executive certificate in nonprofit management from Georgetown University.She also competed in intercollegiate horse-back riding, and continues to be a competitive horse-back rider. She is married to Alan Hill, and has two daughters.