Board & Governance

Board of Directors

Richard Sergel


Former President and CEO, North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) 
Boston, Massachusetts

Rick Sergel has been a Director of the Company since September 2010. He is also a member of the Board of the Company’s subsidiary, Emera US Holdings Inc.

He is the former President and CEO of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC). From 1998 to 2004, he was President and CEO of National Grid USA, and its predecessor New England Electric Systems.

Rick is a Director of State Street Corporation. He also served on the boards of the Edison Electric Institute, the Consortium for Energy Efficiency, and the United Way of the Merrimac Valley.

Ricks holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Florida State University, a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics from North Carolina State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Miami.