New Opportunities: Exelon appointed Tom Ridge and Dr. William C. Richardson to its board of directors. Ridge is the former Secretary of the United States Department of Homeland Security and a former governor of Pennsylvania. Richardson is president and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and was previously president of The Johns Hopkins University.
The board of directors of the National Association of Local Government Environmental Professionals (NALGEP) named Paul Connor as executive director and Bridget Thorsen Stesney as deputy director. Connor joins NALGEP following a career at U.S. EPA.
Silver Spring Networks announced that Thomas R. Kuhn, president of the Edison Electric Institute, and Corbin A. McNeill Jr., retired chairman and co-CEO of Exelon Corp., have joined the company's board of directors.