Nashville ES’ Jenkins New APPA Chair

Decosta Jenkins, president & CEO at Nashville ES, was installed June 12 as chair of the American Public Power Association Board of Directors. Jenkins was honored in Austin, Texas, during APPA’s National Conference. He becomes the ninth TVPPA-member CEO to serve...

TVPPA Launches Directory App

Want TVPPA Membership Directory information at your fingertips? Well, now there’s an app for that. TVPPA President & CEO Doug Peters announced the app’s launch at the 73rd Annual Conference, conducted May 20-22 at Asheville, N.C. The Membership Directory...

Crawford DSA to Clinton UB’s Fay

Greg Fay, the longtime general manager at Clinton, Tenn., UB, was presented the Richard C. Crawford Distinguished Service Award May 21 at Asheville, NC, during TVPPA’s 73rd Annual Conference. Fay has worked at Clinton UB for 42 years. He has served as TVPPA...

TVPPA Members Re-elect Iverson, Jones

In its annual business meeting, conducted May 21 in Asheville, NC, TVPPA’s membership re-elected Bowling Green, Ky., MU General Manager Mark Iverson and Chris Jones, the chief executive at Middle Tennessee EMC, Murfreesboro, Tenn., to their seats on the board of...

TVPPA Board Taps Wade, Newman, Kernea

Meeting May 20 in Asheville, NC, the TVPPA board of directors elected David Wade, president and CEO at Chattanooga, Tenn., EPB, to serve a second straight one-year term as chairman. The board also chose Jeff Newman, general manager at Forked Deer EC, Halls, Tenn., to...

Power Play Association Awards 30 Scholarships

The Power Play Scholarship Association presented $2,000 scholarships to each of 30 recipients during a May 6 luncheon in Murfreesboro, Tenn. Each year since 1995, the Association has awarded grants to TVPPA-member utility staffers’ college-bound dependents. This...