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American Water CEO Story to retire in April; COO Lynch to step up

|About: American Water Works Compan... (AWK)|By: , SA News Editor

American Water Works (NYSE:AWK) says CEO Susan Story will retire effective April 1, 2020, to be succeeded by current COO Walter Lynch.

Story joined AWK in 2013 as the company's CFO before taking the helm as CEO in 2014; previously she spent 31 years at Southern Co., eventually becoming CEO of its Gulf Power subsidiary.

Lynch began his career with AWK in 2001 and has served as COO since 2008.

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