As Spire’s president and chief executive officer, Suzanne Sitherwood is committed to using energy for good. With the help of 3,600 employees, she leads the way in redefining what it means to serve Spire’s customers and communities—while increasing shareholder value. With more than 40 years of experience in the natural gas industry, Suzanne oversees all aspects of Spire, including its natural gas utilities in Alabama, Mississippi and Missouri that serve 1.8 million customers. Under her leadership, the company has quadrupled its market value and enterprise value by acquiring four natural gas utilities, building a 65-mile interstate pipeline, transforming its marketing, and trading business, and developing natural gas storage facilities serving the western U.S. Today, Spire is the fifth largest publicly traded natural gas company in the country.
Throughout her career, Suzanne has leveraged her experience and skills to benefit others.
In addition to launching a robust Corporate Social Responsibility program within Spire, she serves as chair of the American Gas Association and sits on multiple boards, including BJC Healthcare. Suzanne has chaired numerous civic groups and philanthropic efforts in the St. Louis region and currently serves as a member of the Chair’s Council of Greater St. Louis, Inc. as well as chair of the AllianceSTL Advisory Board.