President & CEO
Bradley (“Brad”) H. Hicks was selected by the Northern Neck Electric Cooperative Board of Directors to be President & CEO on June 19, 2020.
Mr. Hicks has over 25 years of leadership experience in the electric utility industry and a broad knowledge of the cooperative business model. He has served in various executive roles at electric cooperatives in Georgia, Texas, and South Carolina, and as a principal engineer at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).
Mr. Hicks was most recently President & CEO of Habersham EMC in Clarkesville, Georgia. He has also served on the Sensory Advisory Board at Akron University and is an active member of the NRECA Transmission & Distribution Strategies Membership Advisory Group. He is a licensed professional engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University and a Master of Business Administration from Aspen University.