A native of Wesson, Mississippi, Wilbert Corley began his career with Entergy Mississippi (then Mississippi Power & Light) in 1987 as a lineman.

He was promoted to operation coordinator and then line supervisor before being appointed distribution operation center manager in 2011, the position he most recently held.

Corley received a bachelor’s degree in industrial technology from Mississippi Valley State University in 1986.

Updated: 2/19