Richard R. Gardner

Richard R. Gardner joined New Jersey Resources (NJR) in 1983. His responsibilities at NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV) include business development, strategy, project implementation and asset optimization. Additionally, he is responsible for natural gas midstream investments. Throughout his more than 29 years at NJR, he has held various positions in information technology, gas supply, energy trading and business development before transferring to NJRCEV in 2010.

Mr. Gardner graduated from Bates College in 1981 with a bachelor's degree in political science. Upon graduation, he continued his education in the information systems area.

He currently serves as a Trustee on the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties and is Vice Chairman of the Wall Foundation for Educational Excellence