Board Members

Each jurisdiction is represented by the governor and a legislator from the House and Senate. The Southern States Energy Board is presided over by a governor who serves as chair, a vice chair, and treasurer who are legislative members. Ex-officio, non-voting board members include a federal representative appointed by the President of the United States, the Southern Legislative Conference Energy Committee Chair and SSEB’s executive director, who serves as secretary.

Alabama

Gov. Kay Ivey
Rep. Alan Baker (Alternate)
Sen. Clyde Chambliss
(Governor’s Alternate)

Arkansas

Gov. Asa Hutchinson
Sen. Gary Stubblefield
(Senate Alternate)

Rep. Rick Beck

Florida

Gov. Ron DeSantis
Sen. Ed Hooper
Sen. Debbie Mayfield
(Alternate)
Rep. Bobby Payne
Ms. Kelley Burk (Agriculture Commissioner’s Appointee)

Georgia

Gov. Brian Kemp
Rep. Lynn Smith
Rep. Chuck Martin (Alternate)
Mr. Hunter Hill
(Governor’s Alternate)

Kentucky

Gov. Andy Beshear
Sen. Brandon Smith
Rep. Jim Gooch, Jr.
Hon. Rocky Adkins
(Governor’s Alternate)

Louisiana

Gov. John Bel Edwards
Sen. Jeremy Stine
Rep. Debbie Villio
Sec. Thomas Harris (Governor’s Alternate)

Maryland

Gov. Wes Moore
Sen. Brian Feldman
Sen. Stephen Hershey (Alternate)

Mississippi

Gov. Tate Reeves
Sen. Joel Carter, Jr.
Sen. Dennis DeBar, Jr. (Alternate)
Rep. Brent Powell
Rep. Angela Cockerham (Alternate)
Ms. Anne Brashier
(Governor’s Alternate)

Missouri

Gov. Michael Parson
Sen. Mike Cierpiot
Sen. Jason Bean
(Alternate)
Dr. Kayla Hahn (Governor’s Alternate)
Mr. Craig Redmon (Governor’s Alternate)

North Carolina

Gov. Roy Cooper
Rep. Dean Arp
Rep. Kyle Hall (Alternate)
Rep. Matthew Winslow (Alternate)

Oklahoma

Gov. Kevin Stitt
Sen. Casey Murdock (Alternate)
Rep. Mark McBride
Rep. Brad Boles
(Alternate)
Sec. Kenley McQueen, Jr. (Governor’s Alternate)

Puerto Rico

Gov. Pedro Pierluisi
Rep. Victor Parés Otero
Mr. Francisco Berríos-Portela
(Governor’s Alternate)

South Carolina

Gov. Henry McMaster
Sen. Thomas Alexander
Sen. Lawrence Grooms
(Alternate)
Rep. William Sandifer
Mr. Richard Lee, Jr. (Governor’s Alternate)

Tennessee

Gov. Bill Lee
Sen. Ken Yager
Rep. John Ragan
Comm. David Salyers (Governor’s Alternate)

Texas

Gov. Greg Abbott
Sen. Bryan Hughes
Rep. Drew Darby
Comm. Christi Craddick (Governor’s Alternate)

U.S. Virgin Islands

Gov. Albert Bryan

Virginia

Gov. Glenn Youngkin
Sen. Lionell Spruill, Sr.
Sen. John Edwards (Alternate)
Sen. Emmett Hanger, Jr.
(Alternate)

West Virginia

Gov. Jim Justice
Sen. Randy Smith
Sen. Rupie Phillips (Alternate)

Federal Representative

Hon. Jim Powell