William A. Fox was named president of The Peoples Natural Gas Co. and Hope Gas, Inc. (em both subsidiaries of Consolidated Natural Gas Co. Fox comes from Virginia Natural Gas, another subsidiary. Succeeding him is Jerry L. Causey, VNG's operations v.p. Francis J. Corbett, formerly g.m. of VNG's northern division office, steps into Causey's post. Jose M. Simon was made controller at the corporate office. Joseph R. Goral was promoted to corporate and financial accounting director, moving up from corporate accounting and taxation director.
Coastal Corp.'s ANR Pipeline Co. has appointed Ann E. Raden v.p. of human resources and community affairs. Raden comes from First America Bank Corp.
ONEOK, Inc. made these executive changes:
s James C. Kneale became v.p. of ONEOK's energy companies. He moved from Oklahoma Natural Gas Co. (ONGC).
s Eugene N. Dubay, previously a ONEOK consultant, became v.p.-corporate development.
s Jerry K. Meyers was named senior v.p., ONGC.
s Edmund Farrell moved from ONEOK to ONGC, to be v.p.-customer services.
ONGC also has three new district v.p.'s: J.D. Holbird, Samuel Combs III, and Carl J. Halliday. Sam McVay moved up from ONEOK gas processing manager to ONEOK Products Co. v.p.
Peter D. Fuller was appointed energy strategy advisor at Eastern Utilities Associates. He was a senior engineer in the power supply department of EUA Service Corp. In other staff changes, EUA Service Corp. hired Albert A. Barriera as manager of the transmission and underground line departments; he comes from Newport Electric Corp. Thomas J. Gentile was promoted to transmission services manager.