FILE: Tom Farrell, CEO of Dominion Energy, speaks during a meeting with The State Newspaper. 1/4/18
FILE: Tom Farrell, CEO of Dominion Energy, speaks during a meeting with The State Newspaper. 1/4/18 Tracy Glantz tglantz@thestate.com
FILE: Tom Farrell, CEO of Dominion Energy, speaks during a meeting with The State Newspaper. 1/4/18 Tracy Glantz tglantz@thestate.com

Avery G. Wilks is The State’s senior S.C. State House and politics reporter. He occasionally fills in as an editor of The State’s award-winning State House team. He grew up in Chester, S.C., and graduated from the University of South Carolina’s top-ranked Honors College in 2015.