Duke Energy announced that the board of directors has unanimously elected Lynn Good as its next president and chief executive officer, succeeding Jim Rogers.
Rogers will continue to serve as chairman of the board until his retirement on Dec. 31, 2013.
Good will also serve as a director on the Duke Energy board. She will assume her new role on July 1.
Good, 54, has served as Duke Energy's executive vice president and chief financial officer since July 2009. She joined Cinergy, a Duke Energy predecessor company, in 2003 following 20 years working in senior management roles and as a partner for Deloitte & Touche and Arthur Andersen.