FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SEMCO ENERGY,
Inc. (NYSE: SEN) today announced the appointment of Peter F. Clark as Senior
Vice President and General Counsel effective immediately.
Mr. Clark brings more than 20 years of corporate, transactional,
regulatory, merger and acquisition, and other energy-related experience to the
SEMCO ENERGY management team. He most recently served as Vice President,
General Counsel and Secretary of Conectiv, an energy-holding company with
revenues of $2 billion. The Wilmington, DE, based company, owned by Pepco
Holdings, Inc., includes Delmarva Power & Light Company and Atlantic City
"I am pleased Peter is joining the SEMCO team. He brings valuable energy-
and regulated-business knowledge and leadership. His experience and expertise
will make an important contribution as we grow our regulated gas businesses,"
said SEMCO ENERGY President and Chief Executive Officer George A. Schreiber,
Mark T. Prendeville remains with the Company as Vice President and Deputy
Mr. Clark was named General Counsel of Conectiv shortly after it was
formed in 1998. His appointment was preceded by more than a decade of service
with Delmarva Power & Light Company, where he served as Senior Counsel and
then as Assistant General Counsel. Earlier, Mr. Clark was in private practice
in the Labor and Employment section of Hunton & Williams of Richmond, VA.
He holds a law degree from Vanderbilt University School of Law, Nashville,
TN, and was a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Davidson College, Davidson N.C. with
a Bachelor of Arts degree in History.
He is admitted to practice in Delaware and Virginia. He is a member of
the Energy Bar Association and the Association of Corporate Counsel (Delaware
SEMCO ENERGY, Inc. distributes natural gas to more than 392,000 customers
combined in Michigan, as SEMCO ENERGY GAS COMPANY, and in Alaska, as ENSTAR
Natural Gas Company. It owns and operates businesses involved in propane
distribution, intrastate pipelines and natural gas storage in various regions
of the United States. In addition, it provides information technology and
outsourcing services, specializing in the mid-range computer market.
SOURCE SEMCO ENERGY, Inc.
/CONTACT: Analysts Contact: Thomas Connelly, Director of Investor
Relations, +1-248-702-6240, or Media Contact: Timothy Lubbers, Director of
Marketing & Corporate Communications, +1-810-966-4208, both of SEMCO ENERGY,
/Web site: http://www.semcoenergy.com /
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