People: Artesian Resources Corp (ARTNA.OQ)
16 Oct 2019
Mr. Michael Houghton is Director of the Company. Mr. Houghton is a Partner in the law firm of Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell ("MNAT") in Wilmington, Delaware. He was admitted to practice law in Delaware in 1982, before the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware in 1983 and before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in 1985. He served a clerkship with the Delaware Court of Chancery in 1982-1983. Mr. Houghton has extensive experience representing governmental entities, banks, trust companies, insurance companies and public utilities in commercial transactions and before regulatory authorities. He has served in numerous leadership roles with both Delaware and national business and professional organizations, including as President of the Uniform Law Commission and the Delaware State Bar Association, as well as serving as member of the Boards of the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce, the Delaware Public Policy Institute, the Pete du Pont Freedom Foundation and the Rockefeller Trust Company of Delaware. In 2017, Mr. Houghton was appointed by Delaware Governor John Carney to serve as Chair of the Delaware Economic and Financial Advisory Council (DEFAC). DEFAC includes public and private sector representatives responsible for providing non-partisan and objective revenue and expenditure estimates to the Governor and General Assembly, as well as with providing advice on tax policy and projected economic trends that impact the State's current and projected financial condition. The Board determined that Mr. Houghton's 30 years of relationships and regulatory and public policy experience in Delaware make him well qualified to serve on the Board.
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