Patricia Wagner

Patricia K. Wagner

Group President of U.S. Utilities

Patricia K. Wagner is group president of U.S. utilities for Sempra Energy.

In her current role, Wagner oversees San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), SoCalGas and Sempra Energy's investment in Oncor Electric Delivery Company LLC.

Previously, Wagner served as CEO of SoCalGas, the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, from 2016 to 2018.

Prior to that, from 2014 to 2016, she was president and CEO of Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, a predecessor company for Sempra Energy's renewable energy and non-utility natural gas infrastructure businesses.

In her 23-year Sempra Energy career, Wagner has held a range of other leadership positions, including: vice president of audit services for Sempra Energy; vice president of accounting and finance for SoCalGas; vice president of information technology for SoCalGas and SDG&E; and vice president of operational excellence for SoCalGas and SDG&E. 

Prior to joining the Sempra Energy companies in 1995, Wagner held management positions at Fluor Daniel, McGaw Laboratories and Allergan Pharmaceuticals. 

Wagner currently is chairman of the board of directors for SoCalGas and serves on the board of directors of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., where she is a member of the Compensation and Audit committees. She also is a board member for the Southern California Leadership Council and serves on Cal Poly Pomona College of Engineering's Dean's Leadership Board.

Wagner holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from Cal Poly Pomona, and a master's degree in business administration from Pepperdine University.