MILWAUKEE, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Glen E.
Tellock, a veteran business leader with experience in both public
and private companies, has been elected to the board of directors
of WEC Energy Group (NYSE:WEC). His appointment is effective
January 1, 2022.
Tellock retired in June as president and chief executive of
Lakeside Foods Inc., a privately held food processing company based
in Wisconsin. Before joining
Lakeside Foods, he spent 24 years at the Manitowoc Co., serving in
a variety of leadership roles, including chief financial officer,
president and chief executive and, ultimately, chairman, president
and chief executive.
Tellock graduated from the University of
Wisconsin – Madison and is a certified public accountant. He
currently serves on the boards of directors of Astec Industries,
Ault Global Holdings and Badger Meter.
"We're delighted to appoint Glen to the WEC Energy Group board
and to the Audit and Oversight Committee," said Gale Klappa, executive chairman. "His deep
understanding of audit oversight, financial reporting, risk
management, business operations and strategic planning will bring
additional strength to an engaged and effective board of
WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC), based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier
energy companies, serving 4.6 million customers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan and Minnesota.
The company's principal utilities are We Energies, Wisconsin
Public Service, Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas, Michigan Gas
Utilities, Minnesota Energy Resources and Upper Michigan Energy
Resources. Another major subsidiary, We Power, designs, builds and
owns electric generating plants. In addition, WEC Infrastructure
LLC owns a growing fleet of renewable generation facilities in the
WEC Energy Group (wecenergygroup.com) is a Fortune 500
company and a component of the S&P 500. The company has
approximately 41,000 stockholders of record, 7,200 employees and
more than $37 billion of
SOURCE WEC Energy Group