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Ralph Luffler, former South Central Power CEO, passes away

Luffler Ralph Luffler, former president and CEO of South Central Power, recently passed away 19 at the age of 71. Luffler joined South Central Power in 1978 and retired in 2012. He is survived by...

Helfrich, Austin join OEC to form new legal department

Helfrich, Austin Kurt Helfrich and Michael Austin have been named general counsel and senior counsel, respectively, at Ohio's Electric Cooperatives. Together, Helfrich and Austin form OEC's new internal...

Rathod named project engineer

Rathod Satish Rathod has joined Ohio's Electric Cooperatives as project engineer. In his position, Rathod will assist with the development and updating of Buckeye Power's construction work plan, and...

OEC CEO wins national leadership award for communication innovation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org PALM DESERT, Calif. – Pat O’Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives, today was recognized for his...

Dhondt hired as shared safety and regulatory consultant

Dhondt Michael Dhondt recently joined the safety and loss team at Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives as shared safety and regulatory consultant. Dhondt will be providing safety and regulatory services to...

Firelands Trustee Kreager passes away

Kreager Firelands Electric Cooperative District 2 Trustee Lowell Kreager passed away on December 6 following a short illness. He had served on the cooperative’s board of trustees for more than 31...

Schunn, Napier promoted at OEC

Schunn, Napier Ohio's Electric Cooperatives recently promoted Bethany Schunn and Chris Napier to Cardinal transition manager and Central Ohio Lineworker Training (COLT) instructor, respectively. In her...

Firelands Electric names McNaull general manager

McNaull Firelands Electric Cooperative has appointed Daniel McNaull of Ashland general manager of the not-for-profit organization, effective upon the February 2018 retirement of incumbent General Manager...

OEC raises funds for Community Foundation

Master of ceremonies Patrick Higgins, left, announced the raffle winners at the OEC Community Foundation charity lunch, held on October 26. Thompson Hine's Kurt Helfrich, right, drew the two raffle winners...

Camper joins OEC human resources team

Camper Lori Camper has joined Ohio's Electric Cooperatives as payroll administrator. In her role, Camper will administer all biweekly payroll activities, reconcile payroll accounts, verify and reconcile...