Clarence Nunn will discuss "Can Electric Vehicles Transform a Mature Industry?" on May 3, 2011.

Clarence Nunn, president and CEO of GE Capital Fleet Services, will discuss "Leading Change Through Innovation: Can Electric Vehicles Transform a Mature Industry?" at the Carlson School of Management's "1st Tuesday Speaker Series" on May 3 at 11:30 a.m. in the University of Minnesota's McNamara Alumni Center.

Since joining GE in 1992, Nunn has held key leadership roles in sales, marketing, product development and quality within various GE businesses in the U.S. and Canada, including GE Plastics, GE Capital Canada Equipment Financing, and GE Vendor Financial Services.

Prior to becoming president and CEO of Fleet Services, Nunn was the chief commercial officer of GE Capital Commercial Distribution Finance.

Nunn received a bachelor's degree in marketing from San Diego State University and an MBA degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY).

Fleet Services is a provider of commercial car and truck financing, and integrated fleet management services that help companies save time and money, while also reducing their fleet's impact on the environment. Nunn has overseen the division since 2009.

Tickets to the event, which includes lunch, are $28. To register, visit

About the Carlson School of Management's 1st Tuesday Speaker Series
The Carlson School of Management's "1st Tuesday Speaker Series" began in 1992 to provide an opportunity for alumni and friends of the Carlson School to continue their management education. The series features top-notch executives as keynote speakers addressing hot topics in business and leadership. The event attracts alumni and business leaders from throughout the corporate community and is a popular networking venue.