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Download the 2009 Annual Report
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Directors and Executive Officers*

Board of Directors

Maureen
Scannell Bateman

Of Counsel, Butzel Long, New York.

Gary W. Edwards
Former Senior Executive Vice President of Conoco, Houston, Texas. Presiding Director of Entergy.

W. Frank Blount
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
JI Ventures, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia.

Alexis M. Herman
Chair and Chief Executive Officer of New Ventures, LLC, McLean, Virginia.

J. Wayne Leonard
Entergy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Joined Entergy in April 1998 as President and Chief Operating Officer; became Chief Executive Officer and elected to the Board of Directors on January 1, 1999; became Chairman on August 1, 2006. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Donald C. Hintz
Former President, Entergy Corporation, Punta Gorda, Florida.

Stuart L. Levenick
Group President and Executive Office Member of Caterpillar, Inc., Peoria, Illinois.

Stewart C. Myers

Robert C. Merton (1970) Professor of Financial Economics, MIT Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Dr. Stewart C. Myers, who wrote the book on corporate finance and is the Robert C. Merton (1970) Professor of Financial Economics at the MIT Sloan School of Management, was elected to the Entergy Board in September 2009. We welcome the insights, expertise and experience that Dr. Myers adds to the oversight and guidance provided by our outstanding Board.

James R. Nichols
Partner, Nichols & Pratt, LLP, Attorney and Chartered Financial Analyst, Boston, Massachusetts.

W. J. “Billy” Tauzin
President and Chief Executive Officer, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, Washington, D.C.

William A. Percy, II
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Greenville Compress Company, Greenville, Mississippi.

Steven V. Wilkinson
Retired Audit Partner, Arthur Andersen LLP, Watersmeet, Michigan.

Executive Officers

J. Wayne Leonard

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Joined Entergy in 1998 as President and Chief Operating Officer; became Chief Executive Officer on January 1, 1999 and Chairman on August 1, 2006. Former executive of Cinergy.
Age, 59

Richard J. Smith

President and Chief Operating Officer. Joined Entergy in 2000. Former President of Cinergy Resources, Inc.
Age, 58

Gary J. Taylor

Group President, Utility Operations. Joined Entergy in 2000. Former Vice President of nuclear operations at South Carolina Electric & Gas Company.
Age, 56

John T. Herron

President and Chief Executive Officer Nuclear Operations/Chief Nuclear Officer. Joined Entergy in 2001. Former Site Vice President, Browns Ferry Plant, Tennessee Valley Authority.
Age, 56

Leo P. Denault

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Joined Entergy in 1999. Former Vice President of Cinergy.
Age, 50

Curtis L. Hébert, Jr.

Executive Vice President, External Affairs. Joined Entergy in 2001. Former Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Age, 47

Mark T. Savoff

Executive Vice President, Operations. Joined Entergy in 2003. Former President, General Electric Power Systems – GE Nuclear Energy.
Age, 53

Robert D. Sloan

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Joined Entergy in 2003. Former Vice President and General Counsel at GE Industrial Systems.
Age, 62

Theodore H. Bunting, Jr.

Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. Joined Entergy in 1983 and developed knowledge and skills in utility accounting, rate making, finance, tax, and systems development before being promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer in 2007.
Age, 51

Terry R. Seamons

Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration. Joined Entergy in 2007. Former Vice President and Managing Director of RHR, International.
Age, 68

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