Scott Prochazka – President & CEO, Centerpoint Energy

Scott Prochazka is a recognized leader in delivering natural gas and electricity within the continental United States. CenterPoint Energy is a fortune 500 company with over $20B in assets, 5.5M customers across six states and owns the majority of Enable Midstream Partners. Prochazka has been with CenterPoint Energy since October 2001.

Prior to his current role, Mr. Prochazka served in several other roles, including chief operating officer with responsibility for all business units and several key functions, division president of Houston Electric and as senior division vice president of Gas Operations. In these roles he had broad responsibility for operating and financial performance of each respective group.

Before joining CenterPoint, Mr. Prochazka worked for Dow Chemical from January 1989 to October 2001 where he held roles in sales, purchasing, product management, asset management, supply chain management, strategy development and new business development.

Mr. Prochazka is a past chairman of the Southeastern Electric Exchange as well as the Texas Gas Association. He is a prior board member of the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). Prochazka is active today as an executive committee board member of Junior Achievement of South East Texas, and as a board member of the Greater Houston Partnership, Gridwise Alliance, United Way, Edison Electric Institute and the American Gas Association. Prochazka also serves on the President’s Advisory Board for the University of St. Thomas and teaches youth Sunday school at his church.

Mr. Prochazka is a graduate of University of Texas, Austin where he received a BS in Chemical Engineering.


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