Duke Energy has promoted Kristie McKillip to director of large account management in Indiana. She has served as manager for business recruitment since 2011. McKillip will oversee a staff of nine account managers who serve as liaisons between the company and some of its largest commercial and industrial accounts. She brings nearly 15 years of experience in industrial recruitment, economic development and not-for-profit management. McKillip earned her bachelor’s degree in political science from Indiana University Southeast. She is also a graduate of the Economic Development Institute at Oklahoma State University’s International Economic Development Council. Currently, McKillip is pursuing her master’s in business administration at Indiana State University’s Scott College of Business.