SJW Group announces yesterday that Aundrea Williams will be joining the company on August 21, 2023 as president of The Texas Water Company (TWC). TWC serves three of the five fastest growing counties in the U.S.
“We are truly fortunate that Aundrea has chosen to serve in this role,” stated SJW Group Chair, President and CEO Eric W. Thornburg. “Her deep experience focusing on a vast array of initiatives aimed primarily at developing and executing regulatory and legislative strategy, makes her a true asset to the company. She has also demonstrated a commitment to serving customers, and a great respect for the environment. Her strength as a servant-leader — leveraging high performance with a focus on the well-being of our employees — will help build a culture based on trust and engagement.”
Williams joins TWC from NextEra Energy Resources, a publicly traded company on the NYSE. Here, she held the position of Executive Director, Regulatory & Legislative Affairs NextEra Energy Resources (NEER). Prior to this, she held several roles at the company including President, NextEra Water Texas & NextEra Energy Transmission (NEET) Midwest, and President, Lone Star Transmission & NextEra Energy Transmission (NEET) Southwest. She also worked for several years at NRG, including as Vice President, Regulatory and Legislative Strategy & Policy.
Williams attended Stephen F. Austin State University where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration. She also has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Houston.