Frank Cassidy

MBA '74

President and COO; PSEG Power LLC


Frank Cassidy joined Public Service Electric and Gas in 1969, holding various posts of increasing responsibility including General Manger - Corporate Performance, Senior Vice President - Fossil Generation, and Vice President - Transmission Systems. When the company created PSEG Power in 1999, he was named president and chief operating officer. Under his leadership, the company quickly became one of the largest independent power producers and energy trading companies in the country. Cassidy is a leading advocate for national legislation that would implement mandatory air emissions reductions targets and timetables for pollutants most associated with the electric generation industry. He serves on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Air Act Advisory Committee and on the board of the Center for Clean Air Policy, among others.

Recognized: June 11, 2003