Kristopher Keys, VP of Compliance, Exelon Corporation
November 14, 2012
Kristopher (Kris) Keys joined Exelon as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, Compliance and Ethics in March 2012. As the Compliance and Ethics officer for Exelon, Keys is responsible for governance and oversight for the company’s corporate compliance program. Keys and his team are directly responsible for implementing the corporate FERC Standards of Conduct, privacy, and records and information management programs. Additionally, Keys provides day-to-day management of the corporation’s ethics program.
Keys served as Associate General Counsel, Ethics & Compliance for Exelon from January 2007 through February 2012. Prior to this assignment he served as Director – Equal Employment Opportunity Case Management and Employee Dispute Resolution from 2003 through 2006, primarily supporting Exelon Nuclear. Keys joined the company as an Assistant General Counsel – Litigation in 1998 after having worked as an associate with the law firm of Marshall, Dennehy, Warner, Coleman & Goggin in Philadelphia.
Keys has served as a founding board member of the Boys & Girls Club of Naperville, IL, since 2009. He also represents Exelon as a member of the board of the DePaul University Institute for Business and Professional Ethics.
Keys earned his bachelor’s degree in Russian history from Princeton University, and his juris doctor, cum laude, from Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law.
Keys holds a Certified Information Protection Professional (CIPP) designation from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). He also received certification in the Strategic Human Resource Management Program from the Harvard University School of Business Administration.