Alexia B. Borden

Alexia Borden is Alabama Power’s senior vice president of Customer and Community Engagement. She oversees Customer Operations and the local community affairs initiatives carried out by the company’s six geographic six divisions.

She most recently served as senior vice president and General Counsel, where she provided legal counsel to the Alabama Power management team and oversaw compliance and concerns, legal operations, risk services and the corporate secretary’s office. In addition, Borden served as the general counsel for the Southern Company Services West Region, providing legal counsel for environmental litigation, human resources and labor, contracts and supply chain.

Prior to joining Alabama Power, Borden was a partner at Balch & Bingham with a focus on environmental and natural resource issues and governmental relations. In the environmental sphere, she focused on Clean Air Act compliance with an emphasis on New Source Review provisions and opacity. On the governmental relations side of the house, she focused on drafting, reviewing and analyzing legislation, developing legislative strategy and advising clients on state ethics laws, Alabama lobbying laws, and federal and state campaign finance.

Borden serves on the board of directors for Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED. She also serves on the board of directors for the Birmingham Zoo, the Greater Alabama Council of the Boy Scouts of America, and Legal Services of Alabama. She is so fortunate to be able to give back to her alma mater, Georgia Tech, through the Alumni Board of Trustees, the President’s Advisory Board, and the Industrial Systems Engineering Advisory Board.