People: Calpine Corp (CPN.N)
Mr. Frank Cassidy is Independent Chairman of the Board of the Company. From 1969 to his retirement in 2007, Mr. Cassidy was employed at Public Service Enterprise Group, Inc. (“PSEG”), an energy and energy services company. From 1999 to 2007, Mr. Cassidy served as President and Chief Operating Officer of PSEG Power LLC, the wholesale energy subsidiary of PSEG. From 1996 to 1999, Mr. Cassidy was President and Chief Executive Officer of PSEG Energy Technologies, Inc. Prior to 1996, Mr. Cassidy held various positions of increasing responsibility at the Public Service Electric and Gas Company. Mr. Cassidy obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration degree from Rutgers University. Mr. Cassidy is a member of the Compensation Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee. Mr. Cassidy’s approximately 40 years of diversified experience in the power generation and energy industries in various positions of increasing responsibility with PSEG provide him with strong insight, particularly with regard to power operations, power sector strategy, management and corporate governance matters, and make him a qualified Chairman of our Board and an effective member of our Compensation Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||177,008|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||149,984|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||326,992|