Jennett Hill is Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Citizens Energy Group. In addition to her duties as general counsel, Ms. Hill also oversees other areas including environmental stewardship, human resources, internal audit, and regulatory affairs. She joined the utility in February 2013 after working as a partner in the Indianapolis office of Faegre Baker Daniels since 2001.
While practicing nonprofit and tax-exempt law at Faegre Baker Daniels, Ms. Hill also provided legal and business guidance in corporate governance, intellectual property, Internet, and privacy matters. She helped the Indiana National Guard form a foundation to raise funds for a memorial to recognize the guard and its mission.
She also led her law firm’s efforts toward creating the Indiana Lawyers for Soldiers program, organized with the guard, the Indiana State Bar Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, the Indiana Bar Foundation, and the Indiana Pro Bono Commission. The effort offers pro bono legal services to deployed guard members and their families.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hill worked at IBM for more than 10 years in a variety of capacities, including systems engineer, systems design consultant, and regional manager. She also served as a law clerk to Justice Frank Sullivan, Jr. on the Indiana Supreme Court.
EDUCATION: DePauw University, B.A.; Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D.