Board & Committee Composition


  Audit Corporate Governance Environmental Safety & Sustainability Finance Officer Nomination & Compensation
Richard L. Thompson, 73 Chairman of the Board   Committee Chair for Corporate Governance Committee      
Richard A. Abdoo, 69   Member of Corporate Governance Committee   Committee Chair for Finance Committee Member of Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
Aristides S. Candris, 61 Member of Audit Committee Member of Corporate Governance Committee Member of Environmental Safety & Sustainability Committee    
Sigmund L. Cornelius, 58 Member of Audit Committee     Member of Finance Committee Member of Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
Michael E. Jesanis, 56 Member of Audit Committee   Committee Chair for Environmental Safety & Sustainability Committee   Member of Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
Marty R. Kittrell, 56 Committee Chair for Audit Committee*   Member of Environmental Safety & Sustainability Committee Member of Finance Committee  
W. Lee Nutter, 69   Member of Corporate Governance Committee   Member of Finance Committee Committee Chair for Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
Deborah S. Parker, 60 Member of Audit Committee   Member of Environmental Safety & Sustainability Committee Member of Finance Committee  
Robert C. Skaggs, Jr., 58          
Robert Skaggs, Jr. Elected 2005

Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") of the Company since July 2005. President of the Company since October 2004. Prior thereto Mr. Skaggs served as Executive Vice President, Regulated Revenue from October 2003 to October 2004, President of Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc. from February 1997 to October 2003; President of Columbia Gas of Kentucky, Inc. from January 1997 to October 2003; President of Bay State Gas Company and Northern Utilities from November 2000 to October 2003; and President of Columbia Gas of Virginia, Inc., Columbia Gas of Maryland, Inc. and Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania, Inc. from December 2001 to October 2003.


Teresa A. Taylor, 49   Member of Corporate Governance Committee   Member of Finance Committee Member of Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
Carolyn Y. Woo, 58   Member of Corporate Governance Committee Member of Environmental Safety & Sustainability Committee   Member of Officer Nomination & Compensation Committee
* Audit Committee Financial Expert
Chair of the Board = Chair of the Board Committee Chair = Chair Committee Member = Member