Walter M. Higgins, Philip G. Satre
Walter M. Higgins will retire as chairman and a member of the board of directors of Sierra Pacific Resources, effective July 31. He’ll be succeeded by Philip G. Satre, currently the company’s lead outside director and the former chairman of the board of Harrah’s Entertainment Inc. before his retirement in 2005.
“We are huge fans of doing business in Northern Nevada. We love the location. We love the potential for employees. And, frankly, we love how easy it is to work with the business community,” says Havelock Wool CEO Andrew Legge.