Kent D. Farmer

President and Chief Executive Officer

Executive Team

Kent D. Farmer

President and Chief Executive Officer

 

  • Kent. D. Farmer became president and chief executive officer of REC on Feb. 1, 2004. He is also president of Rappahannock Electric Communications, Inc., REC's wholly owned subsidiary. Mr. Farmer holds bachelor's degrees in business management from Radford University, and accounting and finance from the University of Mary Washington. Joining REC in 1979, Farmer held progressive management positions throughout his career including vice president and COO. Farmer serves as the vice chairman of the Old Dominion Electric Cooperative Board of Directors, and as vice chairman of Regional Headquarters, Inc.

  • Since 2014, Mr. Farmer served as District 1 director to the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) and he was recently elected to serve as the CFC secretary-treasurer. A native of Caroline County, Farmer serves the Greater Fredericksburg region by volunteering and serving on the board of several organizations. He and his wife live in Caroline County.

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