Professor Gary Hedrick, who worked at El Paso Electric for more than 30 years in various positions including president and chief executive officer (CEO), served on the El Paso Electric (NYSE - EE) board from 2001 until 2009. He is currently Clinical Professor of Corporate Enterprise at the University of Texas at El Paso Prof. Hedrick serves on the Development Board for UTEP, as well as several for-profit, and not-for-profit civic and charitable boards. He has an MBA and a BBA from the University of Texas at El Paso. He has attended the Stone and Webster Utility Management Development Program and Harvard University ? Kennedy School of Governance ? Leadership Programs for Senior Executives.