Warren Walker has been named district manager, Community and Local Government Relations, for Duke Energy’s eastern Ohio service territory.
He replaces Marvin Blade, who has moved into the central service territory area of Hamilton County. Walker joins Blade, Tim Abbott, who oversees Duke Energy Ohio’s northern service territory, and Rhonda Whitaker, who is responsible for the company’s Kentucky service territory.
Walker joined the company in 2001 and has served in several managerial and supervisory roles.
Walker has led several volunteer service projects at Duke Energy and has served as the program and membership development chair of the Duke Energy Leadership Development Network for Ohio and Kentucky.
Walker and his family live in Clermont County.
Duke Energy Ohio's operations provide electricity to approximately 685,000 customers and natural gas service to approximately 400,000 customers. Duke Energy is one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States. Our regulated utility operations serve approximately 4 million customers located in five states in the Southeast and Midwest, representing a population of approximately 11 million people. Our commercial power and international business segments own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a growing portfolio of renewable energy assets in the United States.