Craig White

President & CEO

Philadelphia Gas Works

Craig White is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Philadelphia Gas Works, the nation’s largest municipally owned natural gas company, serving some 500,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in the City of Philadelphia.


Mr. White started with the organization in 1980. During his 37 years of service, he progressed through the ranks and in March of 2011 he was moved to his present position as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. White received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Kutztown University. He is a graduate of Drexel University’s MBA Program and has completed executive development programs at Drexel University and Harvard Business School.


Mr. White is actively involved in community service through his affiliation with the Citizens Crime Commission as well as industry and professional organizations. He serves on the Board of Directors of the American Gas Association, Aria Health System, and the National Petroleum Council. He also serves on the Board of the Energy Association of Pennsylvania and is the past Chairman as well as former Executive Board Member of the American Public Gas Association