Gerald A. Reynolds
Gerald A. Reynolds previously served as general counsel, chief compliance officer and corporate secretary for LG&E and KU Energy. He previously served as general counsel for the Eastern Division of American Water Works, Inc., and as assistant general counsel at Kansas City Power & Light Company. He also was a deputy associate attorney general in the U.S. Department of Justice. In 2004, President George W. Bush designated Reynolds to serve as chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, and in 2002 appointed him assistant secretary of education for the Office of Civil Rights. He received his law degree from Boston University School of Law and his B.A. in history from City University of New York–York College.