Lenn has served as the vice president of Georgia Power’s Northeast Region since January, 2012. In this role he has responsibility for Georgia Power operations in 20 counties. His responsibilities included providing leadership of the company’s operations, sales, customer service, economic and community development, and external affairs activities for 172,000 Georgia Power customers in an area that includes Athens, Greensboro, Madison, Winder, Gainesville, Dahlonega, Cornelia, Clayton, Toccoa and Hartwell.
Lenn joined Georgia Power in 1985 as an information resources analyst. Since then, he has held positions of increasing responsibility in distribution, information technology, customer service and region operations. He received a bachelor’s degree in business information systems from the University of West Georgia in 1985. He has completed numerous leadership development programs during his career with Georgia Power, including Leadership Georgia in 2003 and Leadership Atlanta in 2011.
Lenn is the Immediate Past President of the Northeast Georgia Council of Boy Scouts Board, Chair – Mercy Health Center Board, a member of the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Vice Chair of the St. Mary’s Health Care System Foundation Board and a member of the Georgia Workforce Investment Board. He is also a member of the Athens Rotary Club.
Lenn and his wife, Paula, have one son who is a junior in high school.