During the American Public Power Association’s National Conference held June 10-15 in Nashville, Tenn.,  three TVPPA members were recognized in various ways for their dedication to public power.

TVPPA Board Chairman and CEO of Huntsville Utilities Wes Kelley received the Mark Crisson Leadership and Managerial Excellence Award which recognizes managers at a utility, joint action agency, or state or regional association who steer their organizations to new levels of excellence, lead by example, and inspire staff.

APPA awarded retired Nashville Electric Service CEO DeCosta Jenkins the Alex Radin Distinguished Service Award which recognizes exceptional leadership and dedication to public power.

Tullahoma Utilities Authority earned the Sue Kelly Community Service award which recognizes “good neighbor” activities that demonstrate the commitment of the utility and its employees to the community.