About Our Business

Leadership Message

“The production, distribution and use of electricity are changing dramatically as our industry undergoes a challenging but exciting transformation.”

- Nick Akins, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Board Members

AEP’s Board of Directors

From Left to Right:

Lionel L. Nowell III, Linda A. Goodspeed, Stephen S. Rasmussen, Richard L. Sandor, Thomas E. Hoaglin, Sara Martinez Tucker, Ralph D. Crosby, Jr., Nicholas K. Akins, John F. Turner, Richard C. Notebaert, David J. Anderson, Sandra Beach Lin, Michael G. Morris, J. Barnie Beasley, Jr., Oliver G. Richard III.

AEP’s Values

In collaboration with employees, we redefined our values in 2013 to better reflect our culture and who we are today as we set a course for the future. Our new purpose statement - We power life’s possibilities℠ – defines what we do and why we are here.

Our Plan for Sustainable Growth

There will always be challenges or hurdles to overcome, but we are ready for new opportunities. Our focus is on executing our strategy to grow and invest in our regulated businesses; deliver superior service to our customers; provide a collaborative, rewarding work environment for our employees; develop our competitive businesses and deliver value to our shareholders.

AEP Capital Investments

AEP Capital Investments
$ in millions

How We Are Structured

About Our Business
Performance Summary

Our Strategy for Growth

AEP's strategy for growth is to invest capital in our regulated companies. Our investments in transmission and distribution improve reliability for customers and operational efficiencies of the grid, and provide a pathway to market for renewable energy.

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