Duke Energy has promoted Kelley Karn to the newly created office of vice president for regulatory affairs and policy for Indiana. She has served as the utility’s lead regulatory attorney since 2006 and has been deputy general counsel since 2008. Karn will be responsible for relationships and advocacy with stakeholder groups and state executive agencies.
“There is no one better qualified to fill this new position than Kelley,” said Stan Pinegar, Duke Energy state president for Indiana. “While serving as lead regulatory attorney, Kelley and her team have worked hard to create long-lasting stakeholder relationships that have resulted in constructive regulatory and legal outcomes. She will play a large role in moving the company forward in this period of rapid change in our industry.”
She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and JD from the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law.