JOHN WELLARD NAMED PRESIDENT OF UNION GAS LIMITED
Wellard, most recently vice president of sales and marketing for Union Gas, is well known throughout
He joined the company in 1979 as manager, engineering and distribution administration at Centra Gas. John went on to hold progressively more senior positions at Centra culminating in 1994 in the position of vice president, distribution operations. He was a key member of the executive team responsible for the integration of Centra and Union Gas and in 1996 was appointed vice president, operations for the combined
Wellard earned a bachelor of science degree in mining engineering from Queen’s University in 1973, graduating with honours.
He will report to Phil Knoll, executive vice president of Duke Energy Gas Transmission.
Union Gas is an integrated natural gas storage, transmission and distribution company serving about 1,147,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in more than 400 communities in southwestern, northern and eastern