Kristie L. Colvin
Senior Vice President & Chief Accounting Officer
A more than 30-year veteran of CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies, Kristie is Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. She is responsible for the company’s accounting function, internal and external financial reporting, financial planning and analysis, corporate performance measurement as well as internal control systems and processes.
Prior to this role, Kristie served as Interim Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, overseeing the company’s finance organization, including accounting, corporate strategy, financial planning and analysis, treasury, investor relations, tax, enterprise risk management and corporate performance measurement.
During her tenure with the company, Kristie has held key roles in Planning, Accounting and Regulatory Relations, with extensive strategic and financial planning, management reporting and performance measurement knowledge and experience. She began her career at a pipeline company where her focus was external reporting and consolidations accounting.
Kristie received her bachelor’s degree with honors in accounting and finance from Houston Baptist University and is a certified public accountant.