Industry & Services >> CEO Interviews >> May 2, 2003

Anthony Earley Jr. – Dte Energy Company (dte)

ANTHONY F. EARLEY JR. is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DTE Energy Company. Mr. Earley joined Detroit Edison as President and Chief Operating Officer in March 1994. From 1989 to 1994, Mr. Earley served as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Long Island Lighting Co. (LILCO), an electric and gas utility in New York. Prior to 1989, he served LILCO in several other positions, including Executive Vice President and General Counsel. He joined LILCO in 1985 from the law firm of Hunton & Williams, where he had been a partner. Mr. Earley earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics, a Master of Science degree in Engineering and a Law degree, all from the University of Notre Dame. He served as an officer in the United States Navy nuclear submarine program where he was qualified as a Chief Engineer Officer. Mr. Earley is a member of the Board of Directors of Mutual of America Capital Management Corp., Comerica Bank, MASCO Corporation, Plug Power and Henry Ford Health Systems. He is on the Board of Directors of Detroit Renaissance, New Detroit and the United Way Community Services. He is involved in a number of educational and civic organizations, including the Advisory Council for the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, the Detroit Zoological Society and Cornerstone Schools. Profile
TWST: Could we begin with a brief historical sketch and an

overview of DTE Energy?

Mr. Earley: DTE Energy is a premier regional integrated energy

company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan. We