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New Director of Corporate Services Hired

Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) announced today the hiring of Peter Hogan as the new Director of Corporate Services.

In his new role, Hogan will be responsible for operations in accounting, information technology, business services, and purchasing.

Hogan has held positions as Controller, Chief Technology Officer, and Contract Controller/CFO where he implemented quality control and board reporting metrics, developed detailed five year budgeting and cash flow models by lines of business, prepared weekly forecasts for a $1.5 billion publicly traded company, delivered quarterly reports and monthly financial variance analysis along with key performance indicators.

Hogan also oversaw the design and implementation of high availability systems and redundant IT infrastructure to support 24/7 online banking, ATM’s, and cash management. In addition, he led the implementation of compliance requirements including system security, customer information, incident response, business continuity, and vendor management.

Most recently, he served as a Contract Controller/CFO with CliftonLarsonAllen LLP in Rochester.

Hogan has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Summa cum Laude along with additional studies in computer science from Winona State University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

The official start date for Hogan was September 15.

About Rochester Public Utilities


As the municipal utility of Rochester, Minn., for more than 120 years, RPU provides high-quality and reliable electricity to over 50,000 customers. Water customers number more than 38,000. RPU continually investigates innovative technologies to help customers realize the best value from the services they receive. Current initiatives include smart grid, water sustainability, wind power, and photovoltaic offerings.