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Marvin E. McDaniel Jr.

Executive Vice President, Group President - Utilities, and Chief Administrative Officer

Marvin McDaniel is group president, Utilities and chief administrative officer (CAO) of Xcel Energy. He is responsible for the four Xcel Energy operating companies: Northern States Power - Minnesota, Northern States Power - Wisconsin, Public Service Company of Colorado, and Southwestern Public Service Company. He also oversees the Xcel Energy corporate service functions, including Business Systems, Human Resources, Employee and Public Safety, Business Services, Resource Planning, and Marketing. Previously, McDaniel was the senior vice president of Corporate Services and CAO.

McDaniel has been employed by Xcel Energy and its predecessor companies for more than 25 years. He has served in a variety of senior positions in Commercial Operations, Corporate Accounting, and Rates and Regulatory Services.

He serves on the board of trustees of the Alliance for Choice in Education and the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colorado, Inc. He serves on the policy board of the American Benefits Council and is on the board of directors of the Kempe Foundation. Additionally, he is on the Global Business Management and Economics Advisory Board for Regis College. 

McDaniel earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Colorado State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Regis University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.

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