Chairman of the Board
Director Since 2012
Retiring effective July 1, 2019
Summary: Ms. Kampling’s broad experience within the utility industry has proven essential to the management of the Company and to the Board. She has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Alliant Energy since April 2012, as President from February 2011 to December 2017, and President and Chief Operating Officer from February 2011 to March 2012. Since joining the Company in 2005, Ms. Kampling has held various other executive positions within the Company, including Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Vice President and Treasurer, and Vice President of Finance. Before joining Alliant Energy, Ms. Kampling spent more than 20 years at Exelon Corporation, holding finance, treasury, regulatory, and engineering positions of increasing responsibility. She has served on the Board of Directors of Briggs & Stratton Corporation since January 2011 and also serves on the Board of Directors of American Transmission Company LLC. Ms. Kampling has been a Director of IPL and WPL since 2012. Ms. Kampling announced her plan to retire as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Alliant Energy, and as a Director of Alliant Energy, IPL and WPL, effective July 1, 2019.
Skills and Qualifications: strategic leadership; financial acumen/literacy; operations; customer perspective; legal and regulatory; human resources/executive compensation; risk management; environmental and safety; diversity.