ALLETE names Thickens vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary
Maggie Thickens, general counsel, secretary and director of compliance at ALLETE Clean Energy, has been promoted to new roles at ALLETE Inc., ALLETE Clean Energy's parent company. She is ALLETE's new vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary.
Thickens joined ALLETE Clean Energy full time in 2015 as general counsel after working with the rapidly growing company for several years as part of her responsibilities as a senior attorney for ALLETE. Before joining ALLETE as an attorney in 2008, Thickens spent several years in the Office of General Counsel at Honeywell Inc. and in private practice in Duluth.
Thickens has been active with a variety of community organizations, including serving on the boards of the Little Treasures Center child care facility and the St. Mary's Medical Center Foundation.