Two trustees appointed to CREC Trust Board
Two new trustees were appointed by the Cuivre River Electric Cooperative Board of Directors to the co-op’s Community Trust, which facilitates the distribution of funds raised through Operation Round Up.
Redonda Heitman (Lincoln/Pike counties) and Lisa Dunham (St. Charles County) were appointed as trustees, filling the vacancies left by Jim Mayes (Lincoln/Pike counties) and Melissa Hollander (St. Charles County), whose terms had expired. Heitman is a retired educator from the Elsberry R-2 School District, and Dunham serves as the marketing officer for First State Bank of St. Charles.
In addition to Heitman and Dunham, trustees include Doug Steinmeyer (St. Charles County), Chairman; Frank Klaas (St. Charles County), Vice Chairman; Linda Whalen (Lincoln/Pike counties), Secretary; Joyce Hollaway (Warren County), Treasurer; and John Deutch (Warren County).
Since 1997, the Trust Board has awarded more than $5.6 million in Operation Round Up grants to individuals and organizations, Scholarship awards surpassed the $1 million mark in June 2017. To learn more, visit www.cuivre.com or call 800-392-3709.