Mr. Thomas A. Fanning is Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at The Southern Co., Chairman of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta and a Member at The Business Roundtable.
He is on the Board of Directors at Vulcan Materials Co., Southern Power Co. and Southern Center for International Studies. Mr. Fanning was previously employed as Chairman by Edison Electric Institute, President & Chief Executive Officer by Gulf Power Co., and Chief Financial Officer by Mississippi Power Co.
He also served on the board at Alabama Power Co., Georgia Power Co., The St. Joe Co. and Electric Power Research Institute, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from Georgia Institute of Technology and a graduate degree from Georgia Institute of Technology.