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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors has the responsibility of setting policies for the operation of the Cooperative. They hold regular monthly meetings to review business operations and see that the Cooperative is adequately meeting the needs of its members. The Board makes decisions, such as rate changes and borrowing money.

The Board selects a President & CEO to carry out its policies and direct day-to-day operations of the Cooperative.


J. Steve Thomas, Sr.

J. Steve Thomas, Sr., Chairman, Northumberland County
917 Coan Harbour Dr, Lottsburg VA 22511
Board member since 1970; Chairman since 1986
Retired Clerk of The Circuit Court of Northumberland County



Hunter R. Greenlaw, Jr.

Hunter R. Greenlaw, Jr., Vice-Chairman, Stafford County
P.O. Box 149, Fredericksburg, VA 22404
Board member since 1979; Vice-Chairman since 1995.
Board of Directors, Old Dominion Electric Cooperative.
President, GLMG, INC. General Contractors, Fredericksburg, VA



Russell G. Brown

Russell G. Brown, Richmond County
637 Kennard Lane, Warsaw, VA 22572
Board member since 1992
Board of Directors, Virginia-Maryland-Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives
Regional President, Northern Neck Region, Union Bank & Trust



A. Wayne Saunders

          A. Wayne Saunders, Lancaster County
          P.O. Box 590, Irvington, VA 22480
          Board member since 1991
          Retired Certified Public Accountant
          Secretary-Treasurer of MD Associates in Kilmarnock



Ralph E. Sutton

Ralph E. Sutton, Secretary, King George County
2201 Chapel Way, King George, VA 22485
Board member since 1998; Board Secretary since 2017
Sutton & Associates, LLC , an accounting firm, & partner in a grain farm operation.
Holly L. Wargo, Westmoreland County
264 Bishop Drive, Montross, VA  22520
Board member since 2018
Superintendent, Northumberland County Public Schools


James A. Wise

James A. Wise, Westmoreland County
            1624 Panorama Road, Montross, VA 22520
            Board member since 2007
            Building Inspector, Code Compliance Officer & 
            911 Address Coordinator for Westmoreland County






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