EE - El Paso Electric Company

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El Paso Electric Company

Stanton Tower
100 North Stanton
El Paso, TX 79901
United States

IndustryElectric Utilities
Full Time Employees1,100

Key Executives

Ms. Mary E. KippCEO, Pres & Director1.51MN/A50
Mr. Nathan T. Hirschi CPAChief Financial Officer and Sr. VP652.23kN/A54
Mr. Steven T. BuraczykSr. VP of Operations555.56kN/A50
Mr. Rocky R. MiracleChief Compliance Officer and Sr. VP of Corp. Services555.37kN/A64
Lisa BudtkeDirector of Treasury Services and Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.


El Paso Electric Company, a public utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. It generates electricity through nuclear fuel, natural gas, and coal facilities, as well as solar photovoltaic panels and wind turbines. The company owns or has ownership interests in various electrical generating facilities with a net dependable generating capability of approximately 2,080 megawatts; four 345 kilovolt (kV) transmission lines in New Mexico and Arizona; and three 500 kV lines in Arizona. It distributes electricity to retail customers principally in El Paso, Texas; and Las Cruces, New Mexico. The company serves approximately 411,100 residential, commercial, industrial, public authority, and wholesale customers. El Paso Electric Company was founded in 1901 and is based in El Paso, Texas.

Corporate Governance

El Paso Electric Company’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 4.

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.