(San Francisco) - Russell M. Jackson, 47, has
been elected Senior Vice President, Human Resources,
for PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) and its core business,
Pacific Gas and Electric Company, which together employ
more than 20,000 people. His new position is effective
In June, Jackson assumed responsibilities as Vice
President, Human Resources, for PG&E Corporation,
in addition to his existing responsibilities in the
same role at Pacific Gas and Electric Company, which
he had held since 1999.
"We look forward to Russ' continued leadership of
this critical function," said Robert D. Glynn, Jr.,
Chairman, CEO and President of PG&E Corporation.
Jackson joined Pacific Gas and Electric Company as
a member of the Customer Services organization in 1980.
Over the next 17 years, he held various positions of
steadily increasing responsibility in the Customer
Services, Marketing and General Management areas. He
became Assistant to the President and CEO in 1997.
In 1998, he became Vice President, Customer Service.
Jackson is a graduate of San Jose State University,
where he earned a bachelor's degree in business administration.
He also earned an MBA in business management from St.
Mary's College, and a master's degree in human resources
and organizational development from University of San
Francisco. Additionally, Jackson holds a certificate
in human resource management from University of California,