NIPSCO Names New Leaders

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Northern Indiana Public Service Company has chosen three Indiana-based employees to administer various business functions to help their nearly 1.2 million electric and natural gas customers. 

Michael Hooper is now senior vice president of regulatory and legislative affairs and strategy. He is responsible for regulatory and legislative activities. Hooper replaces Frank Shambo who retires at the end of the year. 

Benjamin Felton is now senior vice president of electric operations and is responsible for electric power delivery and generation operations. Paul Kelly has been promoted to vice president of major accounts.  Felton and Kelly are both based in Merrillville.

“The NIPSCO leadership team is continually focused on improving and delivering enhanced value for our customers,” NIPSCO president Violet Sistovaris said. “I am confident the combined experience of these leaders will strengthen our core business functions for all of our customers.”

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