Director of Community Relations, San Diego Gas & Electric Company
Pedro Villegas is Director of Community Relations for the San Diego Gas & Electric Company (SDG&E), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sempra Energy, a Fortune 500 company based in San Diego. Pedro is responsible for SDG&E’s corporate philanthropy and relations with nonprofit and community-based organizations in San Diego County and south Orange County. In addition to his leadership at SDG&E, Pedro has held several leadership positions in the California State Assembly, serving as Deputy Director of the Speaker’s Office of International Relations and Protocol; Principal Consultant to the Assembly Committee on Jobs, the Economy, and Economic Development; and Senior Consultant to the Assembly Select Committee on California-Mexico Affairs. Pedro is a dedicated community leader who volunteers his time on numerous nonprofit boards and committees, including RISE San Diego, San Diego Tourism Authority, National Conflict Resolution Center, Downtown San Diego Partnership, CONNECT and the ComicCon Museum.