Jesse Killings

Jesse Killings
Vice President, Operations
Atlanta Gas Light

Atlanta Gas Light

Jesse Killings is vice president of operations for Atlanta Gas Light, a subsidiary of Southern Company Gas. In this role, he is responsible for ensuring the company's operational excellence, including safety, compliance and financial performance, in delivering clean, safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to more than 900,000 customers in six Georgia regions.

Killings brings more than 25 years of company experience to his role. Prior to his current position, he served as the company's South Metro region manager where he had leadership over local operations, including distribution, field service and meter reading. In previous roles, he held several management positions in sales, safety and training, regulatory compliance and field operations.

Killings takes special interest in organizations that support career development, leadership and education. He serves as chair of the Southern Company Gas Diversity & Inclusion (LEAD) Council, and as a board member of 100 Black Men of Atlanta and Georgia Energy & Industrial Construction Consortium. In addition, he is an active member of the Georgia Chamber Diversity & Inclusion Council and the American Association of Blacks in Energy. He has also worked with boards and education-related committees of organizations, including Fulton Education Foundation, South Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Boys & Girls Club and United Way.

In 2015, Killings was recognized as one of Atlanta's "Men of Influence" by the Atlanta Business League.

A native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Killings earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Tuskegee University. Killings is a graduate of Leadership Georgia, Leadership Atlanta and Leadership Coweta.

Killings resides in Atlanta and is the proud father of two children.


October 2018


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 4.2 million natural gas utility customers through its regulated distribution companies in 4 states. 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