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