Member-owners gathered at Roanoke Electric Cooperative’s headquarter office on Thursday, April 20, to try its high-speed internet network offered through its Roanoke Connect Phase II project.
Wynn elected to key leadership post
The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association has elected Roanoke Electric Co-op CEO Curtis Wynn as vice-president of its board of directors.
The announcement came during the association’s recent annual meeting in San Diego, where more than 5,500 electric co-op representatives from across the United States convened.
NRECA is the national trade organization, representing more than 900 not-for-profit, consumer-owned electric co-ops, which provide service to 42 million people in 47 states.
“I have every confidence that NRECA’s board of directors and new leadership team will make the national association even stronger, and I’m excited for the opportunity to be a part of it,” Wynn said. “I’m honored to have the opportunity to work in this capacity.”
News and Events
Find out how you can save big on your electric bill each month in the May issue fo the Roanoke Flashes!
May is a month to enjoy the flowers, soak up sunshine and cross those final tasks off your spring-cleaning checklist. Some of those jobs might require skills and equipment you don’t often use, so it’s a good time brush up on electrical safety, especially considering it’s National Electrical Safety Month!