Alexander Francis attended Bates College with a degree in Physics and minor in Mathematics. Upon graduation he returned to Denver Colorado where he worked in the mining industry developing radar systems that monitored open pit mines for slope movement. While working there he also headed up the information technology division and developed methods to process and communicate with remote systems. Mr. Francis joined Utah Gas Corp as CIO in early 2017, with direction to drive costs down using new and developing technologies. While at Utah Gas, Mr. Francis has spearheaded projects to control and monitor remote systems utilizing new and advanced technologies to drive efficiencies and contain costs.