Director, Human Resources
Donald Knight was named director of Human Resources for Southern Company Gas October 2017. In this role, Donald provides strategy and leadership in the development, oversight and administration of HR programs for the commercial businesses within Southern Company Gas. Donald also supports Southern Company Gas’ people strategy as the HR organization continues to shape its brand as a proactive, insightful and collaborative solution provider.
Donald joined the company in 2013 as a manager of new business development for Virginia Natural Gas, where he was focused on topline growth, customer retention, marketing and sales. Prior to that, Donald served as an HR business partner at Mary Washington Healthcare and as labor relations officer at the Department of Defense.
Donald earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and Master of Science degree in human resources from the University of Richmond. He has served previously in leadership roles on several Boards, including the Tidewater Builders Association, Hampton Roads Chamber and Judeo-Christian Outreach Center.