People: Evergy Inc (EVRG.N)
18 Sep 2020
Mr. Richard L. Hawley is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Hawley served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Nicor Inc. and Nicor Gas, a northern Illinois natural gas company (2003-2011). He was Chief Financial Officer of Puget Energy, Inc., a regulated electric and natural gas distribution utility located in Bellevue, Washington (1998-2002) and was a partner with Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers), an international accounting and consulting firm (1984-1998), after holding several other positions with the firm (1973-1984). He also served on the Board of Directors of Fisher Communications, Inc., a media company located in Seattle, Washington that was publicly-traded until being acquired (2003-2013). Mr. Hawley received his Bachelor of Arts in business administration from the University of Washington. Mr. Hawley’s qualifications to serve as our director include his deep knowledge of accounting and financial matters from his work as a chief financial officer and audit partner, his years of experience within the electric and gas utility industries and his experience as a director of a public company. Mr. Hawley is, among other things, “experienced” in the following core competencies: Strategy Development; Federal and State Regulation and Compliance; Alignment of Company Culture and Compensation and Leadership Development; Accounting, Finance and Investment Management; Risk Management; and Operational Oversight.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||100,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||127,965|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||227,965|