LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LeRoy Hanneman, Jr., 56, was
elected as a director of Southwest Gas Corporation (NYSE: SWX). Mr. Hanneman
is chief executive officer of Element Homes, a homebuilding and real estate
development company with projects in the metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona area.
Mr. Hanneman is a 30-year veteran of the housing industry and former
president, chief executive officer and chief operating officer of Del Webb
Corp. Mr. Hanneman received his undergraduate degree from Arizona State
University in construction engineering.
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SOURCE Southwest Gas Corporation