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Mission Statement:
The USGO shall provide a forum for presentation, exchange, and dissemination of information of specific interest to utility employees involved in public affairs at the state level.

Board Members

The USGO Board is made up of members who, in their voluntary advisory roles, are an important voice in determining the policies, guidelines and bylaws under which the Organization and its various programs operate.

2016/2017 USGO Board Members

President: Christine Martin PPL Corporation
Vice President: Peter Trufahnestock Columbia Gas
Treasurer: Laura Lutz Westar Energy
Secretary: Bill Murray Dominion
Past President: David Freibert LG&E and KU Energy
Members: Midwest District  
  Chad Guzman Arizona Public Service
  Scott Jones Kansas City Light & Power
  Northeast District  
  Nikki Jones PPL Corporation
  John Quinn Baltimore Gas and Electric
  Southern District  
  Daryn Bovard Entergy Louisiana
  Rae Rice OGE Energy Corp
  At Large  
  Russell Bennett Entergy Mississippi
  Robert Glidewell Washington Gas
  Kenny Sparks Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives

Leadership provided by the Board is essential to the successful implementation of programs and events designed to accomplish the mission of the Organization: “The Utilities State Government Organization (USGO) provides government affairs professionals from investor-owned gas and electric utilities a unique communications network that enables them to learn of developing state legislative trends, compare lobbying approaches and techniques, and exchange information and data on legislative issues so that each participant can better communicate their company’s viewpoints to state government officials”.

USGO thanks our Board members for their time, dedication and service.

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