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12/03/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/03/2019 11:44

North Dallas Chamber Honors Matt Robbins with Ogletree Deakins HR Professional of the Year Award

DALLAS (Dec. 3, 2019) - The North Dallas Chamber of Commerce (NDCC) recently presented its 12th annual Ogletree Deakins Human Resources Professional of the Year Award to Matt Robbins, Senior Vice President, Human Resources at Atmos Energy. This award recognizes HR professionals in the DFW area who have made significant contributions to their organization over the past year in a human resources capacity.

'Matt's career accomplishments are extremely impressive, but what really stands out about him is the impact he has on others. Matt is a true servant leader and a role model for anyone in a leadership position, regardless of title or industry,' said Ron Chapman, Jr., Ogletree Deakins shareholder and former NDCC chairman.

'It is humbling to accept this honor on behalf of the entire team,' said Matt Robbins, Atmos Energy senior vice president of human resources. 'Our people are the heart and soul of our company, with a workforce that reflects the diversity of the 1,400 unique communities we serve. Sincere thanks to the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce for recognizing our commitment to Atmospirit, which defines the guiding principles that embody our culture and supports our vision of being the safest provider of natural gas resources.'

Joining Mr. Robbins as finalists were Kathy Aslin, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Six Flags Entertainment Corp. and Kenneth Schappert, Director of Human Resources, Western Extrusions Corp.

In addition to Ogletree Deakins as gold sponsor, event silver sponsor was Imprimis Group.

About Atmos Energy

Atmos Energy Corporation is the nation's largest fully regulated, natural gas-only distributor of safe, clean, efficient and affordable energy. As part of our vision to be the safest provider of natural gas services, we are modernizing our business and our infrastructure while continuing to invest in safety, innovation, environmental sustainability and our communities. An S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, Atmos Energy serves more than 3 million distribution customers in over 1,400 communities across eight states and manages proprietary pipeline and storage assets, including one of the largest intrastate natural gas pipeline systems in Texas. Find us online at, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.