Smith takes over as CEO of Union Rural Electric


Anthony Smith assumed the role of president and CEO of Union Rural Electric on Feb. 1.

Smith has served as vice president of engineering and Honda affairs since 2007, and has been with URE since 1992.

He replaces Roger Yoder, who has served as URE’s CEO for the past 25 years.

“I’m confident that our members, staff, and business partners are in capable hands, and that Anthony will lead URE to the next level of outstanding member service,” said Yoder upon the selection of Smith as his successor in October 2016.