The Power of Change is administered by the Community Awareness of Rappahannock Electric Charity, Inc. (a.k.a., C.A.R.E. Charity, Inc. or C.A.R.E.) which distributes funds per the specified criteria outlined in the Giving Guidelines.


C.A.R.E Charity Board of Directors

Ray Zegley


Ray Zegley
Region I -counties of Fauquier, Rappahannock, Culpeper and Madison

Alexis B. Smith


Alexis B. Smith, Secretary/Treasurer
Region II - counties of Greene, Orange and Albemarle

Rev. Otis Kay, Sr.


Rev. Otis Kay, Sr.
Region III - counties of Spotsylvania and Stafford

Gregory Worley pic

Gregory A. Worley
Region IV -counties of Louisa, Hanover and Goochland

Randy Shank


Randy Shank, Vice Chair
Region V - counties of Caroline, Essex, King and Queen, and King William


Region VI - counties Clarke, Frederick, Page, Rockingham, Shenandoah and Warren

Patricia Thomasson

Patricia Thomasson, Chair
At Large

Lindsey McClellan

Lindsey McClellan
At Large


Matt Fauver spent more than a decade suiting up in lineman gear, upgrading electrical equipment in the field and restoring outages after storms rolled...

2023 Clarke County Fair

Friday | August 18, 2023
REC employees mingled with community members at the Clarke County Fair.
More than 18,000 Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) member-owners elected three of their peers to the Cooperative’s Board of Directors by returni...