Paul Preketes was a founding director of the CGA representing the Gas stakeholder group from 2001 to 2007 and has been an at large director since that time. During his tenure on the Board, Paul has served as Chairman of the Board and Treasurer. Paul currently serves on the Executive and Governance Committees. Mr. Preketes retired from Consumers Energy Company in January 2009 as Senior Vice President of Energy Delivery after 36 years of service. He was responsible for strategic planning, asset management, budgeting and engineering for the utility’s Gas and Electric transmission and distribution systems.