Jennifer Ries was named president of the Louisiana Division of Atmos Energy on January 1, 2019. Previously, she served as Vice President of Rates and Regulatory Affairs in Atmos Energy’s Colorado-Kansas division.
Ries began her career with Atmos Energy in the West Texas Division as an engineer. She eventually became an Operations Supervisor, where she worked in Construction, Service and Compliance. She later served as a Senior Rates Analyst, Compliance Manager and Engineering Manager. In 2015, Jennifer joined the Colorado-Kansas Division and was promoted to the position of Vice President of Rates and Regulatory Affairs.
Ries has been an active member of each community where she has lived and worked, including involvement in organizations such as the Denver Rescue Mission and United Way. She holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Texas Tech University.