Executive Vice President, Distribution Operations
Southern Company Gas
Henry P. "Hank" Linginfelter was named executive vice president of Southern Company Gas (formerly AGL Resources) in December 2007. As chairman and CEO of the company's seven utilities, Linginfelter is responsible for all operating functions of the utilities including field operations, customer experience, gas operations, construction, energy efficiency programs and utility marketing and sales. Additionally, he has corporate-wide responsibility for regulatory and governmental affairs, economic development, engineering and environmental health and safety.
In his years of service with Southern Company Gas, Linginfelter has assumed increasing levels of responsibility and has played a key role in the company's operations, marketing and regulatory activities. He has more than 30 years of experience in utility operations with Southern Company Gas and is a member of the Southern Company Gas Management Council.
Linginfelter is immediate past chair of the Georgia Chamber and on the boards of Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, US Chamber, Georgia Allies (Chair), Boy Scouts Atlanta Area Council (Immediate Past President), Southern Gas Association, The Georgia Tech Advisory Board, The Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Advisory Board, American Heart Association Atlanta Chapter and Jekyll Island Foundation. He also serves on the Leadership Council of the American Gas Association and is a graduate of the Leadership Atlanta Class of 2009.
Mr. Linginfelter has a bachelor's degree in industrial management from Georgia Tech and a master's degree in business administration from Georgia State University.
He and his wife, Sandy, and their two children reside in Atlanta and attend Buckhead Church.
About Southern Company Gas
Southern Company Gas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlanta-based Southern Company (NYSE: SO), America’s premier energy company. Southern Company Gas serves approximately 4.5 million natural gas utility customers through its regulated distribution companies in seven states and more than 1 million retail customers through its companies that market natural gas and related home services. Other nonutility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. For more information, visit Southern Company Gas at southerncompanygas.com.