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OFFICERS

PRESIDENT
Joel Bladow
Tri State Generation and
Transmission Assn.
Sr. VP, Transmission
PRESIDENT ELECT
Paul Barham
CPS Energy
Sr. VP, Energy Delivery Services
PAST PRESIDENT
Scott Fry
Mycoff Fry Partners
Managing Director
VICE PRESIDENT, FINANCE
Mike Kotara
Zachry Group
President, Engineering Group

DIRECTORS

VICE PRESIDENT, EDUCATION
Neal Walker
Texas New Mexico Power
President, TNMP

Doug Bennion
PacifiCorp
VP, Engineering Services & Asset
Management

Susan Kidd
Arizona Public Service
GM T&D Engineering,
Technology & Construction

VICE PRESIDENT, VITAL ISSUES
Ken Wilmot
Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Sr. VP and Chief Operations Officer

Ken Curry
Nebraska Public Power District
VP, Customer & Corporate Services

Mark Mansfield
UNS Energy Corporation
VP, Power Production

Charles Dickerson
Austin Energy
COO

Kevin Noblet
Evergy, Inc.
VP, Safety & Ops. Planning

John DiDonato
NextEra Energy Resources
VP, Renewable Development
& Origination

Lisa Olson
Omaha Public Power District
VP, Public Affairs

VICE PRESIDENT, MEMBERSHIP
Elaina Ball
El Paso Electric
Interim Chief Operating Officer
VICE PRESIDENT, MEMBER SERVICES
John Coggins
SRP
Associate GM & Chief Power
System Executive

Nick Gardner
Black Hills Corporation
VP, Electric Utilities
Joshua Johnson
Black & Veatch
Associate VP, Global Proposal
Director-Conventional Generation

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020

Letter from the Executive Director
RMEL Board of Directors
Effective Communication & Culture Strategies in Times of Uncertainty
Overcoming Cybersecurity Overload & Security Impacts During COVID-19
Staying Connected to Customer Needs During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
Now What? A Move to Post-COVID Operation With the Help of e-Learning
2020 Fall Convention
The RMEL Foundation Auction is Going VIRTUAL!
2020 Calendar of Events
Member Listings
Foundation Board of Directors List
Advertisers’ Index
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Intro
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - cover1
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 3
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 4
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 5
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Letter from the Executive Director
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 7
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - RMEL Board of Directors
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 9
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Effective Communication & Culture Strategies in Times of Uncertainty
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 11
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 12
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 13
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Overcoming Cybersecurity Overload & Security Impacts During COVID-19
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 15
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 16
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 17
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Staying Connected to Customer Needs During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 19
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 20
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 21
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Now What? A Move to Post-COVID Operation With the Help of e-Learning
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 23
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 24
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 25
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 26
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 27
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 2020 Fall Convention
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 29
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - The RMEL Foundation Auction is Going VIRTUAL!
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - 2020 Calendar of Events
ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Member Listings
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ELECTRIC ENERGY | SUMMER 2020 - Advertisers’ Index
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