Donna Benefield

Donna Benefield
Senior Vice President, Information Technology

Donna is the senior vice president of Information Technology (IT) and also leads the M&A Integration and Big Data programs at NRG Energy across our businesses. In her IT leadership role, Donna partners with the NRG businesses to design and implement business enabling technologies, define new business technology solutions, and manage production system operations.

Prior to more than fifteen years in the energy industry, Donna was a consultant with Accenture for eight years and Maryville Technologies for three years. Her experience includes information technology strategy, technical architecture, program and project management, process design utilizing ITIL, COBIT and CMM, and applications & operations management.

Donna has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Computer Science from Milwaukee School of Engineering, and is PMP (Project Management Professional) certified. She serves on the Investment Committee for NRG, is a life member of the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, and is a Girl Scout Leader in the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Pearland region.

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