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Leadership Team

Find information below on Essential Utilities’ management. View biographies of the members of Essential’s Leadership Team.

Christopher Franklin Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Essential Utilities
Richard Fox Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, Essential Utilities
Daniel Schuller Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Essential Utilities
Christopher Luning Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Essential Utilities
Matthew Rhodes Executive Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development, Essential Utilities
Ruth DeLost-Wylie Senior Vice President, Business Transformation, Essential Utilities
Christina Kelly Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer, Essential Utilities
Susan Haindl Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer, Essential Utilities
Brian Dingerdissen Vice President, Chief of Staff, Investor Relations and Communications, Essential Utilities
Kimberly Joyce Vice President, Regulatory and Government Affairs, Essential Utilities
James Barbato Chief Engineering Officer, Essential Utilities
Christopher Crockett, Ph.D. Vice President, Chief Environmental, Safety, & Sustainability Officer, Essential Utilities
Whitney Kellett Chief Information Officer, Essential Utilities
Robert Rubin Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, Essential Utilities
Christine Saball Vice President, Tax, Essential Utilities
Charlie Stevenson Vice President, Fleet, Essential Utilities
Stan Szczygiel Senior Vice President Finance and Treasurer, Essential Utilities
Colleen Arnold President, Aqua
Mark McKoy Vice President, Operations, Aqua
Michael Huwar President, Peoples
John J. Aulbach, II, P.E. President, Aqua Virginia
Shannon Becker President, Aqua North Carolina
Kari Bennett President, Aqua Indiana
Craig Blanchette President, Aqua Illinois
Lawrence Carson President, Aqua New Jersey
Robert Davis President, Aqua Ohio
Robert L. Laughman President, Aqua Texas
Marc Lucca President, Aqua Pennsylvania