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Avista Corporation (AVA)

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Avista Corporation

1411 East Mission Avenue
Spokane, WA 99202-2600
United States
509 489 0500

Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Dennis P. VermillionCEO, Pres & Director934.99kN/A1962
Mr. Mark T. ThiesExec. VP, CFO & Treasurer543.26kN/A1964
Mr. Jason R. ThackstonSr. VP of Energy Resources & Environmental Compliance Officer397.21kN/A1970
Mr. Kevin J. ChristieSr. VP of External Affairs & Chief Customer Officer396.31kN/A1968
Ms. Heather Lynn RosentraterSr. VP of Energy Delivery & Shared Services390.62kN/A1978
Mr. Ryan L. KrasseltVP, Controller & Principal Accounting OfficerN/AN/A1970
Mr. James M. KensokVP, Chief Information Officer & Chief Security OfficerN/AN/A1959
John WilcoxInvestor Relations Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Gregory Curtis HeslerVP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. and Chief Ethics & Compliance OfficerN/AN/A1978
Mr. Bryan Alden CoxVP of Safety & HRN/AN/A1970
Amounts are as of December 31, 2020 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Avista Corporation operates as an electric and natural gas utility company. It operates in two segments, Avista Utilities and AEL&P. The Avista Utilities segment provides electric distribution and transmission, and natural gas distribution services in parts of eastern Washington and northern Idaho; and natural gas distribution services in parts of northeastern and southwestern Oregon, as well as generates electricity in Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Montana. This segment also engages in the wholesale purchase and sale of electricity and natural gas. The AEL&P segment offers electric services to 17,000 customers in the city and borough of Juneau, Alaska. The company generates electricity through hydro, thermal, and wind facilities. As of February 24, 2021, it provided electric service to 400,000 customers and natural gas to 367,000 customers. In addition, the company engages in the venture fund investments, real estate investments, and other investments. Avista Corporation was incorporated in 1889 and is headquartered in Spokane, Washington.

Corporate Governance

Avista Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 1, 2021 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 2.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.