Steve Sylvester serves as vice president of gas operations responsible for the company’s natural gas operations and construction team. He assumed his current role in December 2018.
Prior to joining NIPSCO, Steve was the vice president of safety for NiSource. In three decades as an employee and leader, he gained extensive experience across all areas of field operations, including two stints as the general manager of natural gas operations for Columbia Gas of Ohio and Columbia Gas of Kentucky.
Steve also led NiSource’s distribution operations organization and helped shape the company’s customer experience and overall work execution. In addition to his experience in operations, he also helped launch the company's inclusion and diversity program at Columbia Gas of Ohio. Steve joined Columbia Gas in 1986 as a pipefitter.
Steve is based at the NIPSCO headquarters in Merrillville, Ind.