NWPPA’s Board of Trustees consists of individuals from member utilities across the Western U.S. and Canada.
Current officers and board members include:
Jackie is the General Manager of Idaho Falls Power (IFP), one of Idaho’s most progressive municipal electric utilities. IFP serves approximately 20,300 residential and 3,150 commercial customers over about 17 square miles and with 370 miles of transmission and distribution lines. The division employs 60 people serving the citizens of Idaho Falls. Jackie has served on the NWPPA Board since 2010.
She can be reached through the Idaho Falls Power website.
F. Scott Egbert
Scott Egbert is on the board at Wells Rural Electric in Wells, Nevada. Scott has been on the NWPPA Board of Trustees since 2011.
He can be reached through the Wells Rural Electric website.
Ron was elected to the Wasco Electric Board of Directors in 2008. Ron is the past chairman of the Mid-Columbia Producers Board of Directors. He serves on the budget committees of South Sherman Fire District and the Sherman County School District.
He can be reached through the Wasco Electric Cooperative website.
Mr. Janorschke is presently the General Manager of Homer Electric Association, Inc. (HEA) and its generation and transmission entity Alaska Electric and Energy Cooperative (AEEC). HEA provides service to over 30,000 meters across 3,200 square miles of the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska. It is a beautiful area that is home to a variety of large industrial accounts, including an oil refinery and Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) facility owned by Andeaver (formerly Tesoro) and several other natural gas exploration and production companies. HEA also operates and maintains the state-owned Bradley Lake Hydroelectric Project, which is the largest hydro facility in Alaska.
Immediate Past President
Steve’s career in the electrical industry began with the United States Navy in the late 1980’s, followed by earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Electronic Engineering Technology from Central Washington University. Steve began his first position with Lower Valley Power and Light in Jackson, Wyoming in 1993 as the Customer Service Engineer and then moved onto Franklin County PUD in Pasco, Washington as the Staking Engineer. His final engineering position came at Powder River Energy in Sundance, Wyoming as an Engineering Manager for seven years before joining Mason PUD No. 1 in 2007. Steve has served on the NWPPA Board since 2011.
He can be reached through the Mason County PUD No. 1 website.