Ben Felton serves as senior vice president of electric operations responsible for NIPSCO’s electric power delivery and generation operations, which includes system control, field operations, vegetation management and construction, along with the safe and reliable operation of the company’s electric generation fleet, which includes coal, natural gas and hydro generation capacity. He assumed his current role in October 2018.
Ben joined NIPSCO in December 2015 as its vice president of power delivery. Prior to joining NIPSCO, Ben worked at Consumers Energy in Michigan where he served as the executive director of electric system operations and maintenance.
Ben earned a bachelor’s degree in business management and a master’s degree in business administration from the Gainey School of Business at Spring Arbor University (Spring Arbor, Mich.). He has also earned a number of executive leadership development certificates from the Leadership Academy, hosted at Michigan State University (Henry Center) and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Ben is based at NIPSCO’s headquarters in Merrillville, Ind.