Staying true to yourself and persevering through setbacks
Angie Gosman still remembers her first day at Louisville Gas and Electric Company. She arrived at Trimble County Power Plant in 1986 as “data entry operator 1” having just graduated from high school at age 18. No one told her what to wear, so she showed up in her business best – complete with ‘hose and heels. On day two, she traded those in for blue jeans and boots and got to work.
Celebrating a Pioneering Spirit
During the month of February, we pause to honor the efforts and triumphs of Black Americans. Their contributions have impacted every area of our modern life – from politics and government to sciences and the humanities.
10 questions with Army veteran and PPL executive Mark Brooks
PPL’s Chief Information Security Officer discusses being an Army veteran and his decorated father’s legacy.
Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope
PPL celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with multi-cultural stories from members of its LEAD business resource group.
Walk a Mile in My Shoes: April Tou reflects on her Asian American upbringing
In this installment, PPL employee April Tou provides glimpse into the uniqueness of being Asian American.
Walk a Mile in My Shoes: Employees celebrate Juneteenth
PPL’s Walk a Mile in My Shoes blog series highlights the uniqueness of our employees so we can build understanding, encourage compassion and foster a culture of inclusion and belonging at PPL and in the communities we serve.
Practical ways to be a good ally for others
In honor of National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, PPL employees share their views on the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion and provide practical ways to be a good ally in the face of adversity.
Celebrating Black History Month
Black History Month is a great time to reflect on the accomplishments of Black Americans. Here’s a list of Black American trailblazers who made major contributions to our society despite steep hurdles.
A lesson in courage: Civil rights activist shares her experience joining Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in historic march for equality
Thelma Brooks, mother of PPL employee, imparts lessons in perseverance and standing up for what is right – lessons that continue to inspire change today.