Fort Worth, Texas
TXU (formerly Texas Utilities Company) Chairman and CEO Erle Nye has been hailed as a visionary in the energy industry, transforming Texas-based TXU into an international energy corporation. Nye’s commitment to youth is no less visionary. A national trustee of Boys & Girls Clubs of America, he also avidly supports his local Club. The lessons Nye learned at the Fort Worth Boys & Girls Club about character and leadership helped him rise to the top of the corporate world. Nye’s notable career includes serving as chairman of the Nuclear Energy Institute and the Texas Board of Regents as well as numerous leadership positions within the energy industry.