Vice President and Corporate Secretary
Myra Coleman Bierria was appointed vice president and corporate secretary at AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) in March 2008. She is responsible for all corporate governance compliance matters.
Prior to joining AGL Resources in 2002, Bierria was a business and technology attorney at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP in New York, where she specialized in securities offerings, venture capital transactions and mergers and acquisitions.
Bierria is a member of the New York State Bar, the Georgia Asian Pacific American Bar Association and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association. Bierria also is a member of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, for which she served as a past president and advisory committee member for the Southeastern chapter, and the American Association of Blacks in Energy.
Bierria received the Atlanta Business Chronicle's "40 Under 40 Up and Comer Award" in 2006, was a member of the Leadership Atlanta class of 2012 and was inducted into the YWCA of Greater Atlanta's Academy of Women Achievers in 2015. Her non-profit activities include membership on the boards of the AGL Resources Inc. Private Foundation, the Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta, Inc. and the Fernbank Museum of Natural History.
She received her law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center and her undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
Bierria and her family live in Atlanta.
About AGL Resources
AGL Resources (NYSE: GAS) is an Atlanta-based energy services holding company which owns and operates natural gas utilities, as well as retail energy and services, wholesale services and midstream businesses. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves more than one million retail customers through its SouthStar Energy Services joint venture and Pivotal Home Solutions, which market natural gas and related home services. Other non-utility businesses include asset management for natural gas wholesale customers through Sequent Energy Management and ownership and operation of natural gas storage facilities. AGL Resources is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit aglresources.com.