MEAN elects Board officers for 2020-21

January 23, 2020

The Municipal Energy Agency of Nebraska (MEAN) elected officers for its board of directors for fiscal year 2020-21 at its annual meeting Jan. 23 in Kearney, Neb.

Those re-elected to one-year terms as officers of the MEAN board of directors beginning April 1 were:

  • Tom Goulette, city administrator/utility superintendent, West Point, Neb., chair
  • Tom Ourada, city administrator, Crete, Neb., vice chair
  • Darrel Wenzel, chief executive officer, Waverly (Iowa) Utilities, secretary/treasurer

The board acts as the final authority on rates and charges to MEAN long-term, total requirements participants. The board consists of designated representatives from each of MEAN’s wholesale power participant communities in Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming and Iowa.

Four representatives were elected as at-large Executive Committee members:

  • Bill Hinton, electric superintendent, Kimball, Neb.
  • Doug Schultz, city administrator/clerk/treasurer, Curtis, Neb.
  • Adam Suppes, electric superintendent, Delta, Colo.
  • Mike Palmer, electric superintendent, Sidney, Neb.