The National Hydropower Association has announced its selected officers and advisory board members for 2014-15.
Finalized during the NHA Board of Directors' January meeting, the selection includes five newly-elected members and two new Advisory Board members.
Marc Gerken of American Municipal Power was again elected to a second term as president. He will be joined by Jane Cirrincione of Northern California, who is serving a second term as vice president. Meanwhile, newcomers Eric Van Duren of Pacifica Gas & Electric will be treasurer, with Steve Wenke of Avista as secretary.
The officers will be joined on the NHA Board of Directors by:
- Debbie Murcsh, Alstom
- Patrick McCarty, Tacoma Power
- Ken Poletti, Exelon Power
- Herbie Johnson, Southern Company
- Tom Heller, Missouri River Energy
New to the Advisory Board are:
- Paul Lau, Sacramento Municipal Utility District
- David Sinclair, Advanced Hydro Solutions
The new board members and leadership team will take their positions during the National Hydropower Association Annual Conference, which takes place April 28-30 in Washington, D.C.