About Resolve


David J. Garrett, President

David J. Garrett is the founder and President of Resolve Utility Consulting, PLLC. He received a B.B.A., with a major in Finance, an M.B.A., and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma. Mr. Garrett worked in private legal practice and as assistant general counsel at the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. He subsequently worked for the Oklahoma Corporation Commission’s Public Utility Division as a regulatory analyst providing expert testimony in rate case proceedings in the areas of fuel procurement, employee compensation, return on equity, and depreciation. After leaving the commission, Mr. Garrett formed Resolve Utility Consulting, PLLC, representing various consumers and consumer groups, including large industrial customers, large gaming customers, cities, commercial customers, renewable resource intervenors, and state consumer advocates in utility regulatory proceedings, primarily in the areas of cost of capital and depreciation. Mr. Garrett is a Certified Depreciation Professional through the Society of Depreciation Professionals. He is also a Certified Rate of Return Analyst through the Society of Utility and Regulatory Financial Analysts.


Professional Designations

● Certified Rate of Return Analyst (CRRA) with Society of Utility Regulatory and Financial Analysts

● Certified Depreciation Professional (CDP) 2017 President of Society of Depreciation Professionals