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The business and affairs of the Cooperative are managed by the board of nine directors which exercise all of the powers of the Cooperative except such as are by law, the Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws conferred upon or reserved to the members.  Districts one, two and three are each represented by three directors.  Directors serve a three year term with one vacancy occurring in each district annually.  Eligible candidates are selected from the membership of the district in which the vacancy occurs with elections held at the regular annual membership meeting in June.  

 

Officers

 

President - Lyn R. Opalka

District 1
 
A 48-year resident of Mohave Valley, Lyn R. Opalka is the current District 1 Director. She has served on the board since 1982 and has held various board offices. She was board president from 1989 to 1990 and then again from 1991 to the present. more...
 
 

Vice President - John B. Nelssen

District 1
 
John Nelssen, District 1 Director since 1996, is a 20-year resident of Wikieup, Arizona. He has been serving as Vice President of the Board since 1998. more...
 
  

Treasurer - Carlos A. Tejeda

District 2
 
A resident of Bullhead City since 1989, Carlos Tejeda has been District 2 Director since 1996. He is the current treasurer and has served in that capacity since 2001. more...
 
  

Secretary - Joe Anderson

District 3
Joe Anderson has served as a District 3 Director since his appointment in May 2005. He has been a Mohave Electric Cooperative member since 1978 when he and his family moved from
Southern California to Bullhead City. more...
 
 

 Directors

 
 

Cynthia A. Christy

District 1
 
Cynthia (Cindy) A. Christy has been a resident of Mohave Valley and member of Mohave Electric for 32 years. She lives in District 1 and by consensus of the District 1 members, Christy was appointed as District Board Director 1 in June 2013. more...
 
  

Deborah K. Johnson

District 2
 
Deborah Johnson has been a resident of Bullhead City and Mohave Electric Cooperative member for 18 years. She lives in District 2 and was elected to represent District 2 in June of 2012. more...
 

 

Michael Bartelt

District 3 
 
 
A Bullhead City resident for ten years, Bartelt has served as District 3 Director since his appointment in February 2007. more...
 
  

Toni Barbaro

District 3
 
Toni Barbaro has been a resident of Bullhead City and Mohave Electric Cooperative member since 1980. She lives in District 3 and was elected to represent District 3 in June 2012. more...
 
 
 

 

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