Over 1,800 people celebrated the Co-op’s 80th anniversary at the Annual Meeting held on April 6 at the Embassy Suites in Loveland.
Over 750 memberships were present at the meeting. Members enjoyed various community booths, bucket truck rides, electrical safety demonstrations, breakfast and entertainment. PVREA President and CEO Jeff Wadsworth spoke about the PVREA’s solid foundation and a bright future regarding affordable rates, reliability, renewable energy, and upcoming, new programs.
PVREA Board Chair Steve Anderson presented on PVREA’s recent trip to Guatemala where linemen worked to bring electricity to rural villages. Members also received reports from the Colorado Rural Electric Association, PVREA’s trade association, and Tri-State Generation and Transmission, PVREA’s wholesale power supplier.
Following the Annual Meeting, the Board of Directors elected officer positions - Steve Anderson was elected to serve as Chair, Rick Johnson was elected to serve as Vice-Chair and Jim Fender was elected to serve as Secretary. View more photos and video from the event on our Facebook page.