John W. Ballantine
John Ballantine is the chair of PGE's Finance Committee and a member of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee.
Ballantine has been an active, self-employed private investor since 1998, when he retired from First Chicago NBD Corporation where he most recently served as executive vice president and Chief Risk Management Officer.
During his 28-year career with First Chicago, Ballantine was responsible for international banking operations, New York operations, Latin American banking, corporate planning, U.S. financial institutions business and a variety of trust operations.
Ballantine also serves as a director of DWS Funds, where he is vice chair of the nominating and governance committee and a member of the audit committee.
He holds a BA from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.