Governor Considering IURC Nominees

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The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission Nominating Committee has submitted three names for consideration to Governor Mike Pence. The commission has one vacancy created by the resignation of Commissioner Jim Atterholt. August 13, 2014

News Release

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) Nominating Committee announced today the names of the three nominees they are submitting to Governor Mike Pence for appointment to the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission. Those nominees are:

• Carol Drake

• Robert Hartley

• James F. Huston

The Nominating Committee has nominated these three candidates to fill the current vacancy on the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission created by the resignation of Commissioner Jim Atterholt. Governor Mike Pence will appoint one person to fill the remainder of Commissioner Atterholt’s term which expires on March 31, 2017.

“On behalf of the IURC Nominating Committee, I am pleased to forward the names of these three nominees to Governor Pence,” said Gwen Horth, Chair of the IURC Nominating Committee.

The Nominating Committee interviewed eight candidates for the vacancy. Information regarding all applicants can be found attached.

Members of the Nominating Committee are Committee Chair Gwen Horth, Eric Scroggins, John Blevins, Larry Buell, Win Moses, Michael Evans, and Michael Mullett.

Source: Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission