Sam Lee serves as Vice President, Corporate Secretary for NiSource. His responsibilities include corporate governance, securities law, corporate policies and ethics.
Prior to joining NiSource in 2013, Sam served as Corporate Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer and Deputy General Counsel of Eversource Energy (formerly Northeast Utilities), and before that he was Assistant Secretary of MetLife, Inc., and Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Xerox Corp.
At Eversource Energy and Xerox, he managed the corporate secretary’s office and their corporate and securities legal practice groups, and helped establish effective compliance programs.
Sam began his legal career as corporate associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
Sam graduated magna cum laude from New York Law School, and earned a bachelor's degree in political science from UCLA. He is a member of the Stockholder Relations Society in New York, and served on the boards of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, and the Greater Hartford Legal Aid Foundation.