Heather Shawa-DeCook Named New BWL Chief Financial Officer
Interim General Manager Dick Peffley announced the appointment of Heather Shawa-DeCook as the Lansing Board of Water & Light’s new Chief Financial Officer, effective Tuesday, February 3.
Shawa-DeCook previously served Lansing’s Demmer Corporation from 2001-2014 as Vice President of Operations (2011-2014) and CFO (2001-2011).
“I am pleased and delighted Heather has decided to join the BWL,” said Peffley. “She comes with a wealth of executive management experience in leadership, budgeting and organizational development that will help guide the BWL positively into the future.”
Shawa-DeCook received her Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting from Northwood University and her Master of Science in business from Central Michigan University.
She serves Peckham, Inc. as the board president, the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce Board and previously served on the Mayor of Lansing’s City Financial Health Team.