Board of Trustees

The American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) Board of Trustees is vital to running the organization. The Board consists of 22 AMP members, 21 elected by the members or subgroups of members and AMP member Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation, on behalf of its eight member systems. Each such elected member then appoints a person to represent it on the Board.

The Board of Trustees meets monthly, most often at the AMP offices in Columbus, Ohio.

The President and general counsel are appointed by the AMP Board of Trustees and are ex-officio members of the Board. Other officers include:

  • Chair
  • Vice Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

Current members and representatives

Member Representative
Paducah, KY Dave Carroll, Chair
CEO of Paducah Power System
Bowling Green, OH Brian O’Connell, PE, Vice Chair
Director of Public Infrastructure/Director of Utilities
Westerville, OH
Chris Monacelli, Treasurer
Electric Utility Manager
Hamilton, OH Edwin Porter, PE, Secretary
Executive Director of Infrastructure
Bedford, VA John Wagner
Director of Electric
Bryan, OH Derek Schultz
Director of Utilities
Cleveland, OH Martin Keane
Director of Public Utilities
Clyde, OH Justin LaBenne
City Manager
Coldwater, MI Paul Jakubczak
Director of Utilities
Cuyahoga Falls, OH Michael Dougherty
Electrical Engineer
Delaware Municipal Electric Corp. Smyrna, DE Kimberly Schlichting
President & CEO
Ephrata, PA Bruce Haws
Electric Division Manager
Grafton, OH Joe Price
Village Administrator
Marshall, MI Kevin Maynard
Director of Electric Utilities
Montpelier, OH Jason Rockey
Village Manager 
Napoleon, OH Andy Small
City Manager
Oberlin, OH Drew Skolnicki
Electric Director
Orrville, OH Jeff Brediger
Director of Utilities
Philippi, WV Jeremy Drennen
City Manager
Piqua, OH Ed Krieger
Power System Director
Wadsworth, OH Matthew Hiscock
Director of Public Safety
Wellington, OH Jonathan Greever
Village Manager
AMP President/CEO,
Ex Officio
Jolene Thompson
AMP General Counsel,
Ex Officio
Lisa McAlister