Vice President, Operations, Nicor Gas
James Griffin was named vice president, Operations for Nicor Gas in March 2015.
In this role, Griffin is responsible for providing strategic leadership and direction for Nicor Gas' core operations management and execution of field service, distribution and meter reading functions, as well as directing the production, operation and maintenance activities association with natural gas delivery.
Griffin previously served as vice president, Resource Management for AGL Resources. He began his career at Nicor Gas 29 years ago as a meter reader. He also served as vice president of Operations Administration where he oversaw sourcing, fleet, dispatching and scheduling, business system support, meter reading, damage prevention, operations financial support and accounts payable.
He is a member of the American Gas Association and past Chair of the Utility Customer Field Services Committee. He has also served as Chairman of the Nicor United Way Campaign for three years.
Griffin holds a bachelor of arts in business from Lewis University and a master's of business administration from Northern Illinois University.
He lives with his wife in Aurora, Ill. and has three 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 and midstream operations. AGL Resources serves approximately 4.5 million utility customers through its regulated distribution subsidiaries in seven states. The company also serves approximately 630,000 retail energy customers and approximately 1.2 million customer service contracts 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 member of the S&P 500 Index. For more information, visit www.aglresources.com.