Board of Directors

REA Energy Cooperative Inc. is governed by a nine-member board of directors. As a member, you elect these directors to four-year terms. They are also members of the cooperative and reside in their respective districts. They are your voice in establishing the policies and procedures of your cooperative. For your convenience, we have a system map in order to help you to determine the district in which you reside.

** REA Energy Cooperative, Inc. is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a recently open board position representing the members of District 7. Applicants must be a member of the cooperative and reside in the District 7 service area (White Township, Indiana County).
Interested applicants must be flexible with their time, be able to attend evening meetings, meet training requirements as outlined in REA Energy’s by-laws, and travel overnight as needed.
Applicant information must be received at REA Energy’s Indiana headquarters office by 3:30 p.m. on July 31, 2017. For more details and a full list of requirements, contact Stacy at 724-349-4800, ext. 5874.

Michael Bertolino, ChairmanRick ShopeBob NeeseHerman Blakly

Michael Bertolino
District 3
West Lebanon, PA

Rick Shope
Vice Chairman
PREA Director
District 2

Summerhill, PA

Bob Neese
Allegheny Director

District 5
Marion Center, PA 

Herman Blakley
Board Member
District 9
Shelocta, PA

Roy (Sam) EckenrodWayne FarabaughJames Harteis, Vice ChairmanJohn Learn 

Roy (Sam) Eckenrod
Board Member 
District 1
Creekside, PA

Wayne Farabaugh
Board Member
District 8

James Harteis
Board Member
District 4
Ebensburg, PA
John Learn
Board Member
District 6
Commodore, PA
 Open Seat

District 7

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