BOARD OF DIRECTORS

REC's Board of Directors are member-owners, and are elected to work on behalf of the membership as a whole. Directors are elected at the Annual Meeting of the members and serve three-year terms. Director qualifications are listed in REC's Bylaws, Article IV, Section 3. Each year, at the Board of Directors organizational meeting the Board determines the executive committee - Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer, and Secretary.

Notice is provided annually to the Cooperative's membership regarding the Board of Directors nomination process for the annual election. Nominations for Directors shall be made by written petition executed by twenty-five (25) or more members who are in good standing with the Cooperative. The Secretary shall make nomination petitions available at all REC offices. 


Michael W. Lindsay
Vice Chairman
Region I


Christopher G. Shipe
Chairman
Region II


Randy Thomas
Treasurer
Region V


Linda R. Gray
Region VI


J. Mark Wood
Secretary
Region VII


William C. Frazier
Region VIII

DIRECTOR ELECTIONS

Director elections take place each year at the Annual Meeting held during the month of August.

ANNUAL MEETING

As a member-owner of REC, you have a say in its leadership. The Annual Meeting is open to all member-owners of REC.

COMMUNICATING WITH THE BOARD

Contact your Board of Directors, we look forward to hearing from you.

EXECUTIVE TEAM

REC's executive team is committed to ensuring all of the Cooperative's members receive great value through the delivery of safe, reliable, affordable and sustainable energy solutions. In addition they aim to ensure that REC remains efficient and focused on adding value to the membership as well as the communities we serve.


John D. Hewa
President & Chief Executive Officer


Ronald W. Harris
Senior Vice President
Engineering, Operations, & Power Supply


David F. Koogler
Senior Vice President
Member Services & External Affairs


Larry Andrews
Vice President
Corporate Services

John Arp


John Arp, P.E.
Vice President
Engineering, Operations, & Power Supply


Peter Muhoro, Ph.D.
Vice President
Strategy & Technology
Vice President and General Manager
RE Communications

whitney watts


Whitney Watts
Assistant Secretary to the Board & Executive Assistant
 

OTHER SENIOR LEADERS

Tosh Bowe


Tosh Bowe
Manager
Administrative Services & Controller

Lee Brock


Leesetta "Lee" Brock, P.E.
Manager
Engineering & Power Supply

John Crawford


John S. Crawford
Manager
Safety, Risk & Operational Support Services

Matt Faulconer


Matt Faulconer
Manager
External Affairs

Patricia Hatcher


Patricia Hatcher, MS-HRM, PHR, SHRM-CP
Manager
Human Resources & Employee Development

Shawn P. McDonough, PMP


Shawn P. McDonough, PMP
Manager
Western Region

Maxie Rozell


Maxie Rozell
Manager
Eastern Region

Marc L. Seay


Marc L. Seay
Manager
Information, Technology, & Security Services

Kris Sieber


S. Kris Sieber
Manager
Member Services

REC STORIES

REC Names New Western Region Manager

Monday | January 4, 2021
REC has promoted Shawn McDonough to serve as REC’s Western Region Manager.
Flooding and freezing rain were not what we had hoped for to kick off the New Year, but Mother Nature seems to have other plans.

Lighting the Future: REC Offers Scholarships

Thursday | December 31, 2020
REC knows the importance of a solid education, whether it be from a four-year university or a trade school.