Corporate Counsel & Secretary
South Jersey Industries
Gina Merritt-Epps has been named corporate counsel and secretary for South Jersey Industries. In this position, she provides general corporate counsel to the company and its subsidiaries, and is responsible for corporate governance and the overall corporate secretary function. She previously served as associate general counsel and assistant secretary for the company. She is a member of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, the National Association of Corporate Directors, the Energy Bar Association, and the American Association of Blacks in Energy. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel. She earned her undergraduate degree in political science at the Pennsylvania State University, and holds a J.D. from Howard University School of Law.