Mersereau to join PGE executive team as new VP of Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion

Jan. 4, 2016

Portland, Ore. — Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) today announced the appointment of Anne Mersereau as PGE’s new vice president of Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion. In this role, Mersereau oversees PGE’s efforts to develop, attract and retain a diverse and engaged workforce.

“Anne is an agile and collaborative leader who is committed to our employees and the communities we serve. Her dedication and passion for developing an engaged and valued workforce will help us continue to build a successful, sustainable organization well into the future,” said Jim Piro, PGE’s president and CEO.

Mersereau joined PGE in 2009 as an HR Business Partner and most recently served as HR Employee Services manager, leading HR Operations. Prior to PGE, Mersereau held leadership positions with such organizations as Hilton Hotels Corporation and Marsh USA. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in management and human resources from Washington State University.

An active member of the community, Mersereau is vice chair for both Impact NW and YWCA, nonprofits active in the Portland area in providing educational and social services.

About Portland General Electric Company
Portland General Electric (NYSE: POR) is a fully integrated energy company based in Portland, Oregon, serving approximately 887,000 customers in 51 cities. For more than 130 years, PGE has been delivering safe, affordable and reliable energy to Oregonians. Together with its customers, PGE has the No. 1 voluntary renewable energy program in the U.S. With approximately 3,000 employees across the state, PGE is committed to helping its customers and the communities it serves build a clean energy future. For more information, visit

For more information contact: Melanie Erdrmann, PGE, 503-464-8790,