Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

DISTRICTS & BOARD

IAEC's member cooperatives (excluding our four non-voting associate members) are divided into seven districts. One director from each district sits on the IAEC Board, which is comprised of seven voting directors and three ex officio members. Directors are nominated at the district meetings, elected at the IAEC Annual Meeting in December, and serve staggered three-year terms.




 

DISTRICT 1

Director: Kenneth VandenBerg, Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative

  • Access Energy Cooperative
  • Associated Electric Cooperative
  • Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative
  • Eastern Iowa Light and Power Cooperative
  • Farmers Electric Cooperative (Kalona)
  • Northeast Missouri Electric Power Cooperative
  • Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative
     

DISTRICT 2

Director: Don Shonka, Vice President, East-Central Iowa REC

  • Central Iowa Power Cooperative
  • Consumers Energy
  • East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Grundy County Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Linn County Rural Electric Cooperative
  • T.I.P. Rural Electric Cooperative
     

DISTRICT 3

Director: Roger Solomonson, Secretary/Treasurer, Heartland Power Cooperative

  • Allamakee-Clayton Electric Cooperative
  • Butler County Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Dairyland Power Cooperative
  • Heartland Power Cooperative
  • Maquoketa Valley Electric Cooperative
  • MiEnergy Cooperative
     

DISTRICT 4

Director: Darrell Jensen, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, Farmers Electric (Greenfield)

  • Clarke Electric Cooperative
  • Farmers Electric Cooperative (Greenfield)
  • Guthrie County Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Pella Cooperative Electric Association
  • Southwest Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative
  • United Electric Cooperative (MO)
     

DISTRICT 5

Director: Steve Seidl, Board President, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative

  • Basin Electric Cooperative
  • Calhoun County Electric Cooperative Association
  • Harrison County Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Nishnabotna Valley Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative
  • Western Iowa Power Cooperative
     

DISTRICT 6

Director: Gordon Greimann, Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative

  • Boone Valley Electric Cooperative
  • Corn Belt Power Cooperative
  • Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Midland Power Cooperative
  • Pleasant Hill Community Line
  • Prairie Energy Cooperative
     

DISTRICT 7

Director: Neal Heldt, Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative

  • Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative
  • L&O Power Cooperative
  • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative
  • North West Rural Electric Cooperative
  • Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative
  • Osceola Electric Cooperative
  • Woodbury County Rural Electric Cooperative

 

IAEC Associate Members (non-voting):

  • Atchison-Holt Electric Cooperative (MO)
  • Grundy Electric Cooperative (MO)
  • North Central Missouri Electric Cooperative
  • N.W. Electric Power Cooperative (MO)

 

Ex Officio Board Members:

  • Managers' Representative: Brian Krambeer, MiEnergy Cooperative
  • NRECA Director representing Iowa: Marion Denger, Director at Prairie Energy Cooperative
  • IAEC Executive Vice President and General Manager: Chuck Soderberg


For information about director contact information, director eligibility or board meeting dates, please contact Shelly York at IAEC.

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