John R. Latka
Senior Vice President, Electric and Gas Operations
John R. Latka was named Senior Vice President – Electric & Gas Operations in July 2014. He is responsible for Transmission & Distribution of all electric and gas operations, safety and emergency preparedness initiatives. Mr. Latka also is responsible for implementing the natural gas pipe replacements and the electric system resiliency upgrades included in PSE&G’s Energy Strong program.
Under his leadership, PSE&G has been named the most reliable utility in the nation five times, and the most reliable in the Mid-Atlantic region for the past 15 years.
In 2015, J.D. Power ranked PSE&G highest in business customer satisfaction for both electric and gas service. This is the first time in PSE&G’s history to rank highest in business customer satisfaction for both electric and gas service.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Latka was Vice President-Electric Operations for PSE&G. Since joining PSE&G in 1982, Mr. Latka has held a variety of management positions in the utility.
Mr. Latka is a graduate of Tennessee Technological University. He is currently a board member for the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey. He is a Board of Trustee of the Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey and a member of the National Response Executive Committee. In 2014, he was appointed to the NJ Infrastructure Advisory Committee (IAC) as co-chair of the Energy Sector.