The four officers for the CREA Board of Directors were reelected at the board’s February 26 virtual board meeting. The officers serve on their respective electric cooperative boards and represent those individual co-ops on the statewide board, which represents all 22 of the state’s electric co-ops and power supplier Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association.
For the second year, CREA’s board will be led by President Jeff Hauck, president of Mountain Parks Electric Board of Directors. Mountain Parks Electric serves Grand, Jackson, Summit, Routt and Larimer counties.
Reelected as vice president, Ginny Buzcek of Firestone represents United Power, which serves Adams, Broomfield, Weld, Jefferson, Boulder and Gilpin counties.
Secretary Joe Redetzke of Buena Vista represents Sangre de Cristo Electric Association, which serves all or parts of Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, Lake and Saguache counties.
Treasurer Rod Martinez represents Grand Valley Power in Grand Junction, which serves Mesa County and parts of Delta and Garfield counties.
The mission of CREA is to enhance and advance the interests of its member electric cooperatives through a united effort.