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Michael Moehn chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Missouri

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St. Louis, Mo., USA - March 12, 2014, St. Louis, Mo., USA - Ameren Corporation, an electric and gas company, announced that Michael Moehn has been promoted to chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Missouri, effective April 1, 2014.

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Mr. Moehn has held many leadership positions since joining Ameren in 2000 after a successful career in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.

He most recently served as senior vice president of customer operations for Ameren Missouri and before that led field operations for Ameren Illinois.

Prior to these operational roles, Mr. Moehn was senior vice president of corporate planning, where he led Ameren's strategic planning and risk management efforts.

He also has held several financial roles at Ameren Corporation and in the company's operating segments.

Mr. Moehn holds a bachelor of arts degree in accounting from Saint Louis University and a master's in business administration degree from Washington University in St. Louis.

He is an Eisenhower Fellow and also completed the Reactor Technology Course for Utility Executives, an intensive three-week program on nuclear technology offered through the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Mass.

Mr. Moehn succeeds Warner L. Baxter, the president of Ameren Corporation who will become the utility's chief executive officer on April 24.

Mr. Baxter became chairman, president and chief executive officer of AmerenUE (now Ameren Missouri) on May 1, 2009, after serving as executive vice president and chief financial officer and as president and CEO of Ameren Services - positions he had held since 2003 and 2006 respectively.

In 2001, he was named senior vice president, Finance.

Mr. Baxter joined Union Electric in August 1995 as assistant controller. He was named controller of Union Electric Company in 1996.

Following the 1997 merger of Union Electric and CIPSCO Incorporated, he served as vice president and controller of Ameren Corporation and Ameren Services.

Before joining Ameren, Mr. Baxter served as senior manager in PriceWaterhouseCooper’s, LLP National Office in New York City. He worked in the Accounting and SEC Services Department.

From 1983 to 1993, he worked in the Accounting and Auditing Services Department of the firm’s St. Louis office, where he provided auditing and consulting services to clients in a variety of industries.

Mr. Baxter earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Missouri - St. Louis and passed the Certified Public Accountant examination.

He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is a member of the University of Missouri - St. Louis Chancellors Council (and past president) and he serves on the University of Missouri 100 Board.


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