As Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer (Secretary -Treasurer), Jeanes is responsible for establishing, monitoring and maintaining company-wide financial and administrative objectives, policies, programs and practices for Memphis Light, Gas and Water. He is also responsible for Shared Services and Information Technology.
Jeanes joined MLGW in December 1987, and has served as Energy Engineer, Rates Engineer, Supervisor of Rates and Regulatory Affairs, Manager of Budget, Plant and Rates, Director of Analysis, Strategy and Performance and Controller.
Jeanes received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Christian Brothers University in 1979 and an MBA with an emphasis in Finance and Accounting from the University of Memphis in 1994. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Tennessee. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Jeanes serves in several industry associations. He is a Board member and Past President of the Tennessee Municipal Electric Power Association. He also serves on the Tennessee Valley Public Power Association Government Relations Committee and Rates and Contracts Committee.