Mary King is vice president of human resources at Pacific Gas & Electric Company. She graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and joined the U.S. Army as a second lieutenant in the Signal Corps. She served as a platoon leader and executive officer while stationed with the 123rd Signal Battalion in Germany, was promoted to captain, and served as the signal officer for the MI Battalion supporting the 10th Mountain Division in Fort Drum, NY.
After six years with the Army, Mary transitioned to civilian life and began working for Indianapolis Power & Light. She learned the utility business as a front line supervisor for maintenance & construction teams, the call center, the emergency response center, and then meter operations. After five years, she transferred to a labor relations role and began her pursuit of a law degree. Mary graduated from Indiana University School of Law at Indianapolis and became the chief negotiator for Indianapolis Power & Light. She is a member of the Indiana State Bar Association.
In California, Mary worked for Calpine, then Pacific Gas & Electric Company, where she has worked in roles in labor relations, human resources, and as chief of staff to the president. Currently at PG&E, she oversees labor relations, diversity & inclusion, talent acquisition, workforce development, and HR Business Partner.