Senior Vice President, Human Resources
As senior vice president, human resources, Dave Smith is responsible for leading the human resources strategy at AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS), including benefits and compensation, payroll, staffing, labor relations and employee relations. Under Mr. Smith's leadership, AGL Resources has built a track record of hiring great people who are talented, dedicated, willing to learn and open to new ideas. One reason the company is able to attract and retain good employees is that Mr. Smith and other leaders at the company work hard to provide the kind of career environment where employees can thrive.
Mr. Smith has more than 35 years of experience in human resources with leading U.S. companies. Before joining AGL Resources in 2005, he was the vice president, global rewards and recognition, at Delta Air Lines. Earlier in his career, he held various positions in management at Motorola, including director of human resources for Motorola's commercial, government and industrial systems sector. Mr. Smith began his career in human resources at U.S. Steel.
Mr. Smith serves on the teaching faculty and as lead director of the board for WorldatWork, the global association for compensation and benefits professionals. He has a professional certification in compensation from WorldatWork.
He earned a bachelor of arts in behavioral sciences from Indiana University and a master of arts in industrial relations from St. Francis University.
Mr. Smith, a native of Indiana, and his wife, Beckie, have two children.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company with operations in natural gas distribution, retail operations, wholesale services, midstream operations and cargo shipping. As the nation's largest natural gas-only distributor based on customer count, AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than 1.5 million retail customers through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Nicor National, which market natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management, ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities, and ownership of Tropical Shipping, one of the largest containerized cargo carriers serving the Bahamas and Caribbean region. AGL Resources is a member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit www.aglresources.com.