|Kirbyjon H. Caldwell|
Chair, Governance and Nominating Committee
Kirbyjon H. Caldwell has been director of NRG Energy since March 2009. He was a former director of Reliant Energy, Inc. from August 2003 to March 2009, and is a valued Texas community leader and social entrepreneur. Since 1982, he has served as Senior Pastor at the 15,000-member Windsor Village United Methodist Church in Houston. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of numerous corporate, educational, healthcare and community development organizations including Continental Airlines, Inc., Southern Methodist University and Baylor College of Medicine. Pastor Caldwell also is a Limited Partner in the Houston Texans.