Our Leadership


Our Leadership

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Ralph A. LaRossa, President & COO, Public Service Electric & Gas Co. (Newark, NJ)

President and CEO

Dave McCurdy, President and Chief Executive Officer  


First Vice Chair - Pierce H. Norton II, President & CEO, ONE Gas, Inc. (Tulsa, OK)

Second Vice Chair - Kimberly J. Harris, President & CEO, Puget Sound Energy (Bellevue, WA)

Immediate Past Chair - Terry D. McCallister, Chairman & CEO, WGL Holdings, Inc. (Washington, DC)


Craig L. Adams, President & CEO, PECO Energy, An Exelon Co. (Philadelphia, PA)
William J. Akley, President, Gas Operations, Eversource Energy (Berlin, CT)
David H. Anderson, President & CEO, NW Natural (Portland, OR)
Dennis V. Arriola, President & CEO, Southern California Gas Co. (Los Angeles, CA)
Robert F. Beard, President & CEO, UGI Utilities, Inc. (Reading, PA)
Lonnie E. Bellar, VP, Gas Distribution, LG&E-KU (Louisville, KY)
Carl L. Chapman, Chairman, President & CEO, Vectren Corp. (Evansville, IN)
Laurence M. Downes, Chairman & CEO, New Jersey Resources (Wall, NJ)*
Jeffrey E. DuBois, President, South Jersey Gas Co. (Folsom, NJ)
David R. Emery, Chairman & CEO, Black Hills Corp. (Rapid City, SD)
Andrew Evans, President & CEO, AGL Resources (Atlanta, GA)
William J. Fehrman, President & CEO, MidAmerican Energy (Des Moines, IA)
Kevin Fletcher, President, WE Energies & Wisconsin Public Service (Millwaukee, WI)
Gordon L. Gillette, President, Tampa Electric and Peoples Gas (Tampa, FL)
Michael E. Haefner, President & COO, Atmos Energy Corp. (Dallas, TX)
Joseph Hamrock, President & CEO, NiSource Inc. (Columbus, OH)
John P. Hester, President & CEO, Southwest Gas Corp. (Las Vegas, NV)
Glenn R. Jennings, Chairman, President & CEO, Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. (Winchester, KY)
Patricia L. Kampling, Chairman, President & CEO, Alliant Energy (Madison, WI)
Nicole A. Kivisto, President & CEO, Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. (Bismarck, ND)
Steven E. Kurmas, Vice Chairman, DTE Energy (Detroit, MI)
Kent T. Larson, EVP & Group President, Operations, Xcel Energy Inc. (Minneapolis, MN)
James P. Laurito, EVP, Business Development, Fortis Inc. (St. John's, Canada)
Diane Leopold, President, Dominion Energy, Dominion (Richmond, VA)
Richard J. Mark, Chairman & President, Ameren Illinois (Collinsville, IL)
Kevin Marsh, Chairman & CEO, SCANA (Cayce, SC)
John McAvoy, Chairman, President & CEO, Consolidated Edison, Inc. (New York, NY)
Michael P. McMasters, President & CEO, Chesapeake Utilities Corp. (Dover, DE)
Morgan K. O’Brien, President & CEO, Peoples Natural Gas Co. (Pittsburgh, PA)
Patricia Kessler Poppe, President & CEO, CMS Energy Corp. (Jackson, MI)
Scott M. Prochazka, President & CEO, CenterPoint Energy (Houston, TX)
Ian Robertson, CEO, Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (Oakville, ON)
Robert C. Rowe, President & CEO, NorthWestern Energy (Sioux Falls, SD)
Suzanne Sitherwood, President & CEO, Spire Inc. (St. Louis, MO)
Nick Stavropoulos, President, Gas, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (San Francisco, CA)
Ronald J. Tanski, President & CEO, National Fuel Gas Co. (Williamsville, NY)
James P. Torgerson, President & CEO, AVANGRID (New Haven, CT)
Ross W. Turrini, SVP, Gas Processing & Engineering, National Grid (Hicksville, NY)
Craig E. White, President & CEO, Philadelphia Gas Works (Philadelphia, PA)
Frank M. Yoho, EVP & President, Natural Gas Business, Duke Energy Corp. (Cincinnati, OH)

Non-Voting Advisory Directors

Julie A. Dill, Chief Communications Officer, Spectra Energy Corp (Houston, TX)
John S. D'Orazio, President & CEO, RGC Resources, Inc. (Roanoke, VA)
Scott L. Morris, Chairman, President & CEO, Avista Corp. (Spokane, WA)
Michael Mulcahy, President & CEO, FortisBC Energy Inc. (Surrey, Canada)