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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 - 804-529-6080
Board member since 1970; Chairman since 1986
Board of Directors, Virginia-Maryland-Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives.
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 - 540-847-2634
Board member since 1979; Vice-Chairman since 1995.
Board of Directors, Old Dominion Electric Cooperative.
President, GLMG, INC. General Contractors, a  commercial general contracting firm based in Fredericksburg.


Elnora F. Tompkins


Elnora F. Tompkins, Secretary-Treasurer , Westmoreland County
2447 North Independence Drive, Montross, VA 22520
- 804-493-8554
Board member since 1985; Secretary-Treasurer since 1991.
Retired Guidance Counselor, A. T. Johnson Junior High School.



James A. Wise


         James A. Wise, Westmoreland County
            1624 Panorama Road, Montross, VA 22520
            - 804-493-9815
            Board member since 2007
            Building Inspector, Code Compliance Officer & 
            911 Address Coordinator for Westmoreland County



Russell G. Brown


Russell G. Brown , Richmond County
637 Kennard Lane, Warsaw, VA 22572 - 804-333-5562
Board member since 1992
Regional President, Northern Neck Region, Union Bank & Trust




A. Wayne Saunders


          A. Wayne Saunders , Lancaster County
          P.O. Box 590, Irvington, VA 22480 - 804-435-1536
          Board member since 1991
          Retired Certified Public Accountant
          Secretary-Treasurer of MD Associates in Kilmarnock


Ralph E. Sutton



Ralph E. Sutton , King George County
2201 Chapel Way, King George, VA 22485 - 540-775-9348
Board member since 1998
Sutton & Associates, LLC , an accounting firm, & partner in a grain farm operation.




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