Board of Directors

Board members are elected by their respective membership groups and serve for a term of two years. They meet monthly and participate in the annual membership meeting in November. Learn more by visiting our Board of Directors Meetings page.

Consumer-Owned Utilities

Frank Lawson
Eugene Water & Electric Board
General Manager
Board Chair
Lena Wittler
Clark Public Utilities
CEO & General Manager
Alternate
Mark Johnson
Flathead Electric Cooperative
General Manager
Roger Gray
PNGC Power
President & CEO
Alternate
Bear Prairie
Idaho Falls Power
General Manager
John Haarlow
Snohomish PUD
General Manager
Alternate
Chris Robinson
Tacoma Power
Superintendent
Debra Smith
Seattle City Light
General Manager & CEO
Alternate
Kevin Nordt
Grant PUD
General Manager
Marc Farmer
Clatskanie PUD
CEO & General Manager
Alternate
Scott Coe
Emerald PUD
General Manager
Todd Simmons
Tillamook PUD
CEO & General Manager
Alternate

Investor-Owned Utilities

Paul Wetherbee
Puget Sound Energy
Director, Energy Supply
Board Vice-Chair
Shauna Tran
Puget Sound Energy
Director, Load Serving Ops
Alternate
Scott Bolton
PacifiCorp
Senior Vice President, External Affairs & Customer Solutions
Etta Lockey
PacifiCorp
Vice President, Regulation
Alternate
Sarah Edmonds
Portland General Electric
Director, Transmission & Reliability Operations
Nidhi Thakar
Portland General Electric
Director, Strategy Integration
Alternate
Scott Kinney
Avista
Director, Power Supply
Jason Thackston
Avista Utilities

Senior Vice President, Energy Resources
Treasurer

John Hines
NorthWestern Energy
Vice President, Supply/MT Government Affairs
Ben Fitch-Fleischmann
NorthWestern Energy
Manager, Energy Supply & Planning
Alternate
Adam Richins
Idaho Power
Senior Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer
Ryan Adelman
Idaho Power
Director, Residential Planning & Operations
Alternate

Industry Partners

Mark Holman
Powerex
Managing Director
Mike Goodenough
Powerex
Director, Power
Alternate
Greg Cullen
Energy Northwest
Vice President, Energy Services & Development
Tim Nies
Energy Northwest
Regional Service Manager
Alternate