Age: 65

Education: B.S., MBA, Regis University, Denver

Other positions: Minnesota Business Partnership, Capitol City Partnership, chairman of the Regis Board of Trustees, past chairman of the Edison Electric Institute

2010 stock-cash compensation: $1.7 million in salary and bonus and $8 million in gains on the exercise of long-term stock options

Homes: Denver and Minneapolis

What's new: Kelly is retiring in August after 43 years with Xcel and predecessor companies.