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Bob Kahn Returns to Austin Energy as New General Manager

City of Austin, Texas, Interim City Manager Jesús Garza on June 8 announced that Bob Kahn will be Austin Energy’s next General Manager. 

Since December 2012, Kahn has served as General Manager for Texas Municipal Power Agency. He is also a board member with the Texas Public Power Association, which represents 72 municipal utilities in the state.

Previously, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer at the Electric Reliability Council of Texas from 2007-2009.

Before that role, Kahn served as Deputy General Manager, General Counsel and Vice President for Legal Services at Austin Energy.