Public Service Company of Oklahoma (PSO) today announced Wayne Greene as its new Region Communications Manager. He will transition into that role currently held by Stan Whiteford, who is retiring later this fall.
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A highly respected journalist with more than 30 years of experience, Greene joins PSO from the Tulsa World, where he started in 1987 and served as Editorial pages editor since 2014.
Prior to his latest role, Greene served 13 years as the World’s city editor and four at the World’s state Capitol bureau in Oklahoma City.
Among his many awards and accolades, in 2016 Greene was named “the conscience of the community” by the Tulsa Regional Chamber, and in 2019 he was inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame.
?In his role at PSO, Greene will be primarily responsible for public and news media communications.
“Wayne’s extensive involvement with our community and his knowledge base of how energy intersects with our customers every day makes him an excellent addition to our team,” said Tiffini Jackson, vice president of External Affairs.
Greene is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Oklahoma and was a National Merit Scholar.
Greene begins his new position at PSO August 30.
PSO, a unit of American Electric Power (Nasdaq: AEP), is an electric utility company serving more than 562,000 customer accounts in eastern and southwestern Oklahoma. Based in Tulsa, PSO owns approximately 3,800 megawatts of generating capacity fueled primarily by natural gas. It also maintains and operates 22,000 miles of distribution lines and 3,700 miles of transmission lines. PSO is one of the largest distributors of wind energy in the state. News releases and other information are at www.PSOklahoma.com. Connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @PSOklahoma.