Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Gregory N. Dudkin

Gregory N. Dudkin is executive president and chief operating officer of PPL Corporation, one of the largest investor-owned utilities in the United States. With four decades of experience in the energy and telecommunications industries, Dudkin is responsible for the overall performance of PPL’s operations.

Gregory N. Dudkin

Prior to his current role, Dudkin was the president of PPL Electric Utilities Corporation since March 2012. Under his leadership over the past decade, PPL Electric Utilities has developed one of the nation’s most advanced electricity networks, consistently delivered award-winning customer satisfaction, and firmly established itself among the industry’s leaders in reliability.

Before becoming president of PPL Electric Utilities, Dudkin served as the senior vice president of Operations upon joining the company in 2009.

Previously, he spent three years as Comcast’s senior vice president of technical operations and fulfillment. Prior to that, he served as regional senior vice president.

He has wide-ranging electric and gas utility experience at subsidiaries of Exelon Corporation. During his years in the utility business, he was executive vice president of Energy Delivery Operations at Chicago-based ComEd and in customer service and operations leadership positions at Philadelphia-based PECO Energy Company.

Dudkin holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Delaware and a master’s in business administration from Widener University of Chester, Pennsylvania.

Dudkin serves on the board of directors of the Association of Edison Illuminating Companies. He is also a member of the Smithsonian Science Education Center National Advisory Board and he serves on the board of the PPL Foundation, which contributes millions each year to improve the lives of people in the communities PPL serves.

Career Highlights

  • Four decades of experience in the energy and telecommunications industries.
  • Joined PPL in 2009, serving in utility operations leadership roles.
  • Served as president of PPL Electric Utilities, leading the development of one of nation’s most advanced electricity networks.
  • Serves on the board of directors, Association of Edison Illuminating Companies.