President/CEO American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP)
Marc Gerken has served as president and chief executive officer of AMP since February 2000. Mr. Gerken began his career as a civil engineer working extensively in the public sector on infrastructure projects and joined AMP in 1998 as vice president of business and operations. He currently serves on the National Hydropower Association (NHA) Board of Directors (having served as president from 2013-2015) and is a past chair of the Prairie State Generating Company Management Committee. He also previously served as co-chair of the NHA CEO Council and serves on the board of The Energy Authority, currently as its chair. He is past chair of the American Public Power Association Board of Directors and previously chaired the Public Power, Inc. Board of Directors. He is a member of the Large Public Power Council CEO Group.