Scott B. Crider is senior vice president of external and operations support for San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), one of Sempra’s California regulated utilities.
In this role, he oversees public affairs, community relations, marketing and communications, as well as electric pricing and forecasting, supply management, supplier diversity, logistics, fleet, real estate, land services and facilities.
Prior to his current role, Crider served as SDG&E’s senior vice president of customer services and external affairs where he oversaw public affairs, community relations, communications, as well as all customer related activities. Prior to that role, he has held other positions, serving as SDG&E’s vice president of customer service and chief customer officer, and vice president of federal affairs at Sempra. He first joined the company in 2002 and has held a number of leadership positions over the years.
He serves on the board of directors of the Downtown San Diego Partnership and the board of advisors of the UC Davis Energy and Efficiency Institute.
Crider has a bachelor’s degree in law and society from the University of California, Santa Barbara.