Pete Ternes is a DTE Energy Communications Manager leading 360 communications (internal, external, customer) for DTE Gas (formerly Michcon). He also supports DTE Gas Storage and Pipeline companies and other DTE owned companies. He joined DTE Energy in March 2016 after an extensive career in automotive communications and public relations with General Motors and its brands and divisions. Pete is a native of Michigan. He earned his B.A. degree in Communications and Journalism from Wayne State University and lives in Troy, Michigan with his wife and family. He previously served on IABC Board Renaissance Awards, Publications, and Student Chairs and has earned Renaissance, Silver, and Gold Quill awards for his work.