Tag Short joined Midcontinent Independent System Operator (MISO) in July 2006 and is currently the Director of MISO’s South Region Operations. Prior to his current role, Tag served as Sr. Manager of Unit Commitment and Dispatch (UC&D). While at MISO, Tag has held several positions in System Operations; Unit Dispatch System Operator, Intra-Day Reliability Assessment Coordinator, Reliability Coordinator, and Shift Manager.
Prior to joining MISO, Tag spent 20 years with Public Service Indiana (PSI) / Cinergy / Duke Energy, where he worked in the areas of Power Plant Operations, Generation Dispatch, Trouble Call Coordinator, Distribution Operator, Transmission Coordinator, Control Area Supervisor, and Generation Asset Coordinator / Supervisor.
Tag, a NERC RC Certified System Operator, currently serves as MISO’s liaison for the SERC Operating Committee, Reliability Coordinator Subcommittee, and Reliability Risk Team.