August 25, 2015
PSGC Welcomes New General Counsel
The Prairie State Generating Company (PSGC) is pleased to announce that Phillip Casey has joined the organization as the General Counsel and Vice President of Ethics and Compliance. Mr. Casey brings more than 20 years of legal expertise to Prairie State, and is highly regarded in the public utility industry. In this new role, Mr. Casey will manage external counsel and provide legal support for the company’s business activities with a focus on human resources, labor relations, insurance, procurement contracting, and environmental and regulatory compliance. Further, he will oversee the legal aspects of compliance and the compliance audit role regarding company policies, protocols and procedures. He will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer, Don Gaston.
Mr. Casey most recently served as the Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for NiSource, a provider of natural gas and electric services to customers across seven states. He has an extensive background in legal regulatory support, and also served as the General Counsel for the Illinois Commerce Commission. Mr. Casey earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Illinois State University and a J.D. from John Marshall Law School.