Senior Vice President, Commercial Operations and Chief Regulatory Officer
Scott Carter was named senior vice president, Commercial Operations, and Chief Regulatory Officer for AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) in September 2012. In his role, Mr. Carter is responsible for the oversight of customer experience, energy efficiency and utility marketing for the company's seven natural gas distribution companies, as well as for setting regulatory strategy in all jurisdictions throughout the enterprise.
Mr. Carter brings extensive regulatory knowledge of the company's jurisdictions to his role and serves as the company's primary advocate regarding national and state regulatory policies affecting the natural gas industry. In addition, he is responsible for representing the company's interests in matters before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Prior to his current role, he served as vice president and Chief Regulatory Officer.
Since joining AGL Resources in 2001, Mr. Carter has served in various roles within the regulatory affairs function. Before that, Mr. Carter developed his regulatory affairs expertise as a senior accountant at Deloitte & Touche and Conn & Company P.C., where he specialized in gas and electric utilities. He provided consulting services to clients on such matters as regulatory filings, rate case forecasting, billing pro-ration, debt structuring, centralized service allocation, derivative transactions and other business matters.
Mr. Carter holds a bachelor of business administration in accounting from Valdosta State University.
Mr. Carter serves as the Vice-Chair of the American Red Cross Southern Region Blood Services Board. He previously served as the Chairman of the American Gas Association's Rates Committee.
Mr. Carter is a native of Georgia. He and his wife have two daughters.
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.