E. Pace McDonald IV | Atmos Energy

E. Pace McDonald IV

Vice President, Tax

Pace McDonald was named vice president of tax in November 2011.

He joined Atmos Energy in April 2002 to in-source the company’s income tax function and consolidate most of the company’s transaction tax functions, including sales and use tax, property tax and franchise tax into one corporate-wide department. McDonald oversees a department that includes more than 20 tax professionals, who support both our regulated and nonregulated operations.

McDonald began his career at Deloitte & Touche and later joined Ernst & Young LLP in 1997. Pace received a bachelor’s degree in business administration and accounting, and a master's degree in professional accounting, taxation specialization, from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the AICPA and TXCPA.