Vice President and Controller – WGL Holdings, Inc. and Washington Gas
Gunnar J. Gode is Vice President and Controller of WGL Holdings, Inc. and Washington Gas. He was elected into this position in 2019. Mr. Gode is responsible for overseeing the companies’ financial statement preparation, accounting control processes and tax compliance.
Mr. Gode joined Washington Gas in July of 2004. From 2016-2019 he served as the Assistant Controller of Washington Gas. Prior to this, Mr. Gode has held several distinct leadership roles within the Finance Organization, including the Accounting, Financial Planning and Treasury functions.
Prior to joining Washington Gas, Mr. Gode was a consultant providing creditor advisory services with FTI Consulting. He also previously worked at PWC and Grant Thornton, specializing in their technology and regulated utility practices, respectively.
Mr. Gode is a CPA and has served as chair of the AGA Accounting Principles Committee. Mr. Gode received his Bachelor of Science degree in Managerial Economics from Cornell University and his Masters of Business Administration from Babson College.
Mr. Gode lives in Washington, D.C. with his wife and two children.