Executive Leadership

Kimberly M. Britton

Chief Executive Officer

Kimberly Britton is the Chief Executive Officer of EPIcenter, a nonprofit created by CPS Energy, OCISolar, Silver Spring Networks and Landis+Gyr to focus on innovation in new energy.  She relocated to San Antonio from Fort Worth in 2012 where her career spanned sectors including energy, government, nonprofit and health care.

She was most recently the Director of Development for the San Antonio Museum of Art.  Previous positions included Director of Community Relations for the Barnett division of Chesapeake Energy and as a co-founder of a hospital foundation in Fort Worth.  Britton is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and has served on multiple boards and committees that include the Cliburn Foundation and as a trustee of the City of Fort Worth Employee Retirement Fund. She graduated from Texas Christian University.

Jill H. Vassar

Director of Development and Partnerships

Jill Vassar is the Director of Development and Partnerships at EPIcenter.  With 25 years of nonprofit experience in economic development, strategic planning, governance, marketing, and development, she oversees the fundraising and community outreach programs of this new non-profit focused on new energy innovation.

She was the first Director of Advancement at Good Samaritan Community Services and is a former Vice President of the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation. She is active in the community and has served on such boards as the Witte Museum, St. Luke’s Episcopal School, and the Charity Ball Association.  She graduated cum laude with a B.A. in economics from Wellesley College.