Thank you for taking interest in me as a candidate for becoming a Board Member of Nebraska Public Power District. As Principle and CEO of two Nebraska owned companies, the opportunity to represent my fellow colleagues, neighbors and future constituents as an advocate for reliable, low energy cost is no insignificant matter. As a business owner within the State of Nebraska, I understand how important it is to keep our electricity rates low in order to maintain a competitive advantage when competing with other states and internationally. You have my promise to work tirelessly to keep Nebraska at the forefront in the nation with reliable low-cost energy while maintaining customer service. In order to do this as a candidate, that candidate will need to have industry experience.
My experience in short:
40 Years’ Experience in the Power Industry
Constructed over 4000MW’s of powerplants on 3 continents
Owner of Two Businesses in Nebraska
Largest Solar Installer in Nebraska operating in 11 States
Residential/Commercial Construction Company building locally
NPPD’s Manager of Projects in past
Built NPPD’s Largest Gas Fired Power Plant
Owned and irrigated farmland in Nebraska – I get electricity rate impact to the bottom-line
Built multiple Substations throughout the world
Built very large 345kV transmission lines across the country.