About Us

About Us

Dave Koren

Director of Government Affairs/Interim Director of Communication and Community Affairs

Dave Koren April 2017

Dave is Director of Government Affairs for Columbia Gas of Ohio. In this role, he is responsible for the development and implementation of the government affairs program. His areas of focus include representing the business needs of the company before the Ohio General Assembly and state executive agencies, and supporting the company’s political action committee.

Dave also serves as Interim Director of Communication and Community Affairs.

He joined the company in 2012 as Manager of Strategic Affairs. In that role, he represented Columbia Gas before state executive agencies and the Ohio General Assembly, working to build and maintain relationships with key legislators, regulators and stakeholders.

Prior to joining Columbia Gas, Dave served as a Market Risk Analyst and Regulatory Analyst with American Electric Power.

A native of Dublin, Ohio, Dave holds a Master’s Degree in Financial Economics and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration both from Ohio University.

He is an Executive Board Member of the Ohio Gas Association, and is an active member of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce, the Ohio Lobbying Association and the COSI Community Board.

Dave currently resides in Columbus, Ohio.