WEC Energy names Kevin Fletcher President
On October 8, Allen L. Leverett submitted notice of his resignation as President of WEC Energy Group to the company's Board of Directors, effective at the close of business on October 10, and of his intention to remain as a member of the Company's Board. Mr. Leverett has been on medical leave from the company since suffering a stroke in October 2017. On October 9, the Board accepted Mr. Leverett's resignation as President and confirmed his continuation of service as a member of the Board.Also, on October 9,, the Board appointed J. Kevin Fletcher as President of WEC Energy, with overall responsibility for the operational and financial performance of WEC Energy's utility subsidiaries in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan and Minnesota. In his new position, Mr. Fletcher will report directly to Gale E. Klappa, Chairman and CEO of the Company.