Entergy Corp. announced the election of Admiral Kirkland H. Donald, U. S. Navy (retired) to its board of directors.
Donald will sit on the nuclear power and finance committees of the board. With this addition, which is effective immediately, the Entergy board stands at 11 members.
Donald, 59, spent 38 years as an officer in the U.S. Navy and is currently executive vice president, COO and a member of the board of directors of Systems Planning and Analysis Inc.
Donald held a variety of command positions, including commander, Naval Submarine Forces and commander, Allied Submarine Command in Norfolk, Va.
Originally from Norlina, N.C., Donald graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1975 with a bachelor’s degree in ocean engineering.