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The American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) newsroom contains recent and archived news releases, links to photo and video galleries, and the AMP Currents page, which is an information hub for factsheets, videos and other materials covering AMP and industry topics.
  • AMP Selects Jolene Thompson as new President and CEO


    Published on: 02/20/2020
    American Municipal Power, Inc.’s (AMP) Board of Trustees announced today that Jolene Thompson has been named as AMP’s new President and CEO. Thompson takes the reins from longtime President and CEO Marc Gerken, who has led the organization for nearly two decades and announced his retirement in April of 2019. She is the first woman to lead the multi-state nonprofit corporation, which owns and operates electric facilities that provide generation, transmission and distribution of electric power and energy to its members.

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  • AMP Announces Promotions; Blair Named Vice President


    Published on: 10/21/2019
    American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) is pleased to announce that Andrew Blair has been promoted to vice president of financial planning and analysis. AMP also promoted Tom Sillasen to assistance vice president of energy accounting and reporting.

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  • Paul Beckhusen Joins AMP as Senior Vice President of Power Supply Operations and Energy Marketing


    Published on: 10/03/2019
    American Municipal Power Inc. (AMP) is pleased to announce that Paul Beckhusen has joined AMP as senior vice president of power supply operations and energy marketing.

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  • New Leadership for the AMP Board of Trustees


    Published on: 10/01/2019
    Jeff Brediger, director of utilities for the City of Orrville, was elected Chair of the 21-member American Municipal Power, Inc. (AMP) Board of Trustees during the 2019 AMP/OMEA Annual Conference in Columbus.

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