SWEPCO names Sullivan as Corporate Communications Director

By Nikki Henderson | nhenderson@ktalnews.tv

Published 08/25 2014 03:30PM

Updated 08/25 2014 03:33PM

Carey Sullivan has been named Director of Corporate Communications for AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company in Shreveport.

Sullivan is responsible for company communications activities in SWEPCO's three-state service area of northwest and central Louisiana, east and north Texas and western Arkansas.

Sullivan had been serving as project outreach strategist for the AEP Transmission group in Ohio since Jan. 2014. She previously had served as principal communications consultant and social media manager for AEP Service Corporation in Columbus, Ohio since 2008.  She began her career as a newspaper journalist, has worked in public relations in the education and healthcare fields and served as the marketing director of the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation.

A native of Shorewood, Illinois, Sullivan earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.  She is married and has two children.

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