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Ronald R. Reising

Senior Vice President
and Chief Human Resources Officer

Ronald R. Reising, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, Duke Energy
Ronald R. Reising

Ron Reising serves as senior vice president and chief human resources officer for Duke Energy. He is responsible for human resources policy and strategy, leadership and talent development, diversity and inclusion, employee and labor relations, total rewards strategies and programs, and delivery of business partner services.

Before assuming his current position in July 2020, Reising served as Duke Energy's senior vice president of operations support. In this role, he had accountability for the construction of major projects and a project controls center of excellence. In addition, he had responsibility for decommissioning the Crystal River Nuclear Plant.

An 18-year veteran of the company, Reising led Duke Energy's supply chain function and served as the chief procurement officer from 2006 to 2017. He was responsible for all nonfuel purchases, warehouse operations and other supply chain activities. Before that, he served as vice president and chief procurement officer for Cinergy since 2004.

Prior to joining Cinergy, he held various senior management positions with Ameritech's (AT&T's) domestic and international operations, including chief financial officer of Bell Canada in Montreal and chief financial officer of Magyar Telekom, the leading Hungarian telecommunications company. Other positions held with Ameritech included vice president of operations and business development for Ameritech Europe, vice president of finance for Telephone Industry Service, director of planning and analysis for General Business Services, and director of the corporate investment and acquisitions group.

Reising earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Lawrence University and a master's degree in management from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Last updated July 1, 2020


Duke Energy

Duke Energy, one of the largest energy holding companies in the United States, supplies and delivers electric services to approximately 8.2 million customers in the Southeast and Midwest. The company also distributes natural gas services to approximately 1.6 million customers in the Carolinas, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. Its commercial business operates a growing renewable energy portfolio across the United States. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Duke Energy is a Fortune 150 company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol DUK.