TVPPA Membership

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3 Phase Associates, LLC.
8115 East Brainerd Road
Suite #20
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37421
Phone: (423) 641-0350 Fax:
Contact: Matt Cole, President

3 Phase Associates, LLC is a full-service engineering firm serving T&D utility customers by offering a wide range of services: power system studies, load flow, arc flash analysis, substation physical design, protection & controls, protective relaying, SCADA, automation, Smart Grid, telecommunications, cybersecurity, transmission line design, project management, construction management, testing, and implementation; including turnkey solutions and EPC options. We put safety first in everything we do and always strive for 100% accuracy on all deliverables.

A.J. Gallagher & Co.
1050 Crown Pointe Parkway Ste 600
Atlanta, GA 30338
Phone: (678-393-5296 Fax:
Contact: Tony Salvatore, Area Senior Vice President

Advanced Power & Lighting
6117 Dayton Blvd
Hixson, TN 37343
Phone: (423) 710-5533 Fax: (423) 510-8863
Contact: Casey Condra, Supervisor

AP&L is a transmission and distribution electrical contractor employing more than 1,500.

Alabama Rural Electric Association
PO Box 244014
Montgomery, AL 36124
Phone: (334) 215-2732 Fax: (334) 215-2733
Contact: Fred Braswell, President/CEO

AREA is a member-owned and member controlled association. The needs and interests of members are always of primary concern when policies are developed. AREA encourages independent and local control of all consumer-owned electric cooperatives.

Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC
227 Oil Well Road
Jackson, TN 38305
Phone: (731) 427-8571 Fax: (731) 424-5701
Contact: Winston Truett, Partner

Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC (ATA) is an INSIDE Public Accounting's Top 200, regional accounting firm that provides a wide array of services for multiple client bases ranging from agriculture to small business to governmental entities and everything in-between. With 21 partners and over 180 staff members, ATA has the resources of a larger firm with the relationship skills of a smaller firm, which keeps the client at the core of our decisions. Currently, ATA audits approximately 25 electric utilities and performs well over 100 municipal audits, including non-profit agencies. Contact us today to see how we can become your long-term accounting partner.

Altec Industries, Inc.
PO Box 10264
Birmingham, AL 35202
Phone: (205) 323-8751 Fax: (205) 458-3838
Contact: Brad Bass, Sr. Account Manager

Altec is a leading provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, and contractor markets. We deliver products and services in more than 100 countries throughout the world. Altec Inc. is the holding company for Altec Industries, Global Rental, Altec NUECO, Altec Worldwide, Altec Capital, Altec Supply, and Altec Ventures, LLC.

AMP Quality Energy Services
PO Box 526
Huntsville, AL 35804
Phone: (256) 513-8255 Fax:
Contact: William Sasser, Business Operations

AMP Quality Energy Services performs acceptance and maintenance tests on electrical power apparatus. AMP provides services for, ARC flash study, transformers, circuit breakers, consultation for industrial, commercial, and utilities electrical preventative maintenance (EPM) programs, electrical disaster recovery, standby generators, as well as laboratory calibration services.

Anixter, Inc
4100 Central Ave Pike
Knoxville, TN 37912
Phone: (865) 246-8228 Fax: (865) 588-8885
Contact: Vicky Nettles, Regional Vice President Public Power Sales

Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect, and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with out supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers' supply chains.

Atwell & Gent, P.A
P.O. Box 2558
Starkville, MS 39760-2558
Phone: (662) 324-5658 Fax: (662) 324-6073
Contact: Jeffrey Atwell, President

Atwell & Gent., P.A. is an electrical engineering firm that provides a variety of professional engineering services to municipal and cooperative distributors throughout the mid-South.

Broadway Electric Service Corporation
1800 N Central St
Knoxville, TN 37917
Phone: (865) 244-2924 Fax:
Contact: Bob Stopher, Utility Manager

Broadway Electric Service Corporation, BESCO, is a south eastern United States provider of high voltage transmission, substation and distribution construction and maintenance services. We provide the necessary experience to perform electrical transmission and distribution construction services for major utilities, municipalities and renewable energy developers. In business, self-performing electric utility construction and maintenance work on overhead distribution and transmission lines for 23 years. Last year BESCO total value of electric utility overhead transmission and distribution work projects self-completed were valued at $4,179,000. Known for exceeding our customers’ expectations, efficiency and safe practices. Some of the services we provide are wood, steel and concrete pole erection; Lattice tower assembly and erection; Wire stringing, sagging, clipping and dead-ending; Re-conducting of existing transmission lines; Energizing and testing along with 24/7 Emergency...

Burns & McDonnell Engineering
9400 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64114
Phone: (816) 333-4375 Fax: (816) 822-3415

Contact: Dotun Famakinwa, Regional Practice Manager- T&D

C.I.Agent Solutions
11760 Commonwealth Drive
Louisville, KY 40299
Phone: (502) 267-0101 Fax:
Contact: Tom Downs, Sales/Research and Development

A global leader in the design and manufacturing of custom engineered passive and active Secondary Containment and Diversion Methods. C.I. Agent products help utility companies meet the SPCC Requirements of Federal mandates and EPA Phase II Storm Water. Also check out our Water Filtration, Storm Water Diversion and Water Monitoring products.

Cannon & Cannon, Inc.
8550 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: (865) 670-8555 Fax: (865) 670-8866
Contact: Houston Daugherty, Senior Vice President

Cannon & Cannon, Inc. is a consulting and engineering firm located in Knoxville, TN.

Central Service Association
P O Box 3480
Tupelo, MS 38803-3480
Phone: (662) 842-5962 Fax: (662) 840-1329
Contact: Roger Smith, Chief Business Development Officer

In 1937, Central Service Association (CSA) was born of a cooperative effort by new utility distributors to create a method of using centralized expertise to perform utility customer billing and other joint services that were determined as useful to the efficient operation of these new utilities. In its 80-plus year history, CSA has grown to serve the entire seven-state Tennessee valley area. What began as a billing service has grown into an association offering a very comprehensive range of modern, computerized information systems to assist in all areas of utility operations and management. In January 2019, CSA purchased Professional Computer Services, Co. and rebranded it Professional Computer Solutions, LLC. Today, these two great companies offer enterprise technology solutions (multi-service billing, financials, work management, GIS, MDM, mobile and more) to public utilities across the U.S. and beyond.

20701 Cooperative Way
Dulles, VA 20166
Phone: (601) 421-6043 Fax: (703) 467-5678
Contact: Ty Harrell, Regional VP

Created and owned by America's electric cooperative network, the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC) – a nonprofit finance cooperative – provides unparalleled industry expertise, flexibility and responsiveness to serve the needs of our member-owners. Governed by a 23-member board made up exclusively of electric cooperative directors and executives, CFC helps our member-owners attain their business, financial and strategic objectives through flexible, customized loan products, investment options, services, tools and training.

Clearwater Payment Solutions
12377 Merit Drive
Suite 1530
Dallas, TX 75251
Phone: (214) 271-8084 Fax:
Contact: Doug Jackson, Director, Marketing and Business Development

Clearwater Payments provides full service electronic bill payment solutions to utilities of all sizes. Our highly configurable and customizable full service suite of bill payment tools enables utilities to increase their bill pay offerings bringing service, security and convenience to their customers. We're bringing the "people back into payments" by delivering a highly personalized customer experience along with superb technology.

Cooperative Response Center, Inc.
2000 8th Street NW
Austin, MN 55912
Phone: (800) 892-1578 Fax: (507) 437-2099
Contact: Cheryl Haney, Regional Business Manager

CRC is a nationwide, cooperatively owned and operated 24/7 contact call center and central station alarm monitoring center providing services to electric utilities, including energy dispatching, customer care, and monitoring of security and medical alarms including video verified substation monitoring.

Davis H. Elliot Company, Inc.
PO Box 12108
Lexington, KY 40580
Phone: (859) 263-5148 Fax: (859) 263-5486
Contact: Brian Sarrett, Vice President

Our team of over 2,100 professionals and employee-owners are dedicated to exceeding your expectations by providing you with electrical excellence. Since 1946, we have become a full-service electrical contractor specializing in overhead and underground distribution, transmission, substations, storm restoration, roadway lighting, traffic signaling, utility locating, and commercial/industrial/residential services.

Destiny Solutions
8265 Highway 64
Georgetown, IN 47122
Phone: (812) 501-5043 Fax:
Contact: Steve Buttram, National Sales Manager

Destiny Solutions is a national vendor for tools, test equipment, fibersplicers, and various safety items We carry over 20 different manufacturers including ladders. Destiny has been in business almost 20 years with over 50 years combined experience.

Education Networks of America
618 Grassmere Park Ste 12
Nashville, Tennessee 37211
Phone: (615) 312-6028 Fax:
Contact: Brad Reynolds, Carrier Relations

Education Networks of America is the leading provider of infrastructure as a service (IaaS) solutions to K-12 schools, higher education institutions and libraries.

Electric Cooperatives of Mississippi
P O Box 3300
Ridgeland, MS 39158-3300
Phone: (601) 605-8600 Fax: (601) 605-8601
Contact: Michael Callahan, Executive VP/CEO

A statewide trade organization representing Mississippi's 26 electric cooperatives. These cooperatives provide electric service to more than 770,000 member-owners throughout Mississippi.

ElectriCom, Inc.
PO Box 319
Paoli, IN 47454
Phone: (800) 483-5941 Fax: (812) 723-5654
Contact: Bob Breeden, Executive VP

Electric Power Systems
684 Melrose Avenue
Nashville, TN 37211
Phone: (615) 834-0999 Fax: (615) 834-0129
Contact: Larry Christodoulou, Regional Sales Manager

Electrical testing and engineering.

ELUS Company
11170 Luscheck Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45241
Phone: (513) 489-7633 Fax: (513) 489-7872
Contact: Rick Simpson, Sales Associate

ELUS Company is in our 60th year operating as an electrical utility sales representative. Our territory covers Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia and Western Pennsylvania, as well as all states served by AEP and First Energy.

201 Perimeter Park, Suite A
Knoxville, TN 37922
Phone: (865) 246-3000 Fax:
Contact: Steven Hess, ..

EmeraChem designs and manufactures catalyst and related exhaust system components for the power generation and the oil & gas industries.

Emerald Transformer
491 Bowling Green Rd
Lexington, MS 39095
Phone: (850) 892-2711 Fax:
Contact: Carlene Wyatt, Sales

Emerald Transformer is a Mississippi-based company that repairs and remanufactures transformers, regulators and reclosers. They also provide authorized repair services for Cooper Power Systems.

620 Mabry Hood Road, Suite 300
Knoxville, TN 37930
Phone: (865) 218-4600 Fax: (865) 218-8999
Contact: Jeff Lamoree, President

EnerNex, established in 2003, provides research, engineering and consulting services, for the electric power industry.  EnerNex focuses on providing services around the development and application of new and emerging electric power technologies to engineer a cleaner, smarter energy system of the future.

3600 Lind Ave SW
Suite 140
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: (425) 336-5800 Fax:
Contact: Paul Jamerson, Former Regional Sales Manager

Evluma manufactures reliable, energy-efficient LED lighting. Evluma's award-winning LED AreaMaxTM luminaire is “The Light of the Country” and the utility standard for street and area lighting. With 20kVA surge protection and Photocontrol FailsafeTM the AreaMax is truly maintenance free.

Fisher Arnold, Inc.
9180 Crestwyn Hills Drive
Memphis, TN 38125-8538
Phone: (888) 583-9724 Fax: (901) 748-3115
Contact: Stan Moore, Vp, Engineering & Energy Supply

Established in 1985 in Memphis, TN, Fisher Arnold, Inc. has developed a solid reputation as one of the leading engineering, architecture and consulting firms in the United States.

Florida Electric Cooperatives Association, Inc.
2916 Apalachee Pkwy
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone: (850) 877-6166 Fax:
Contact: Raymond Trusik, Director of Accounting

Francis & Lusky Company
1420 Donelson Pike Suite B-19
Nashville, TN 37217
Phone: (615) 242-0501 Fax: (615) 256-0862
Contact: Larry Lusky, Chairman Of The Board

We specialize in business relationships and development programs such as employee recognition, service awards, calendars, wearables, promotional items, government issued ID cards, corporate gifts, incentive programs, community relations, educational programs, signs and banners.

Fulghum, MacIndoe & Associates, Inc.
10330 Hardin Valley Road, Suite 201
Knoxville, TN 37932
Phone: (865) 690-6419 Fax: (865) 690-6448
Contact: Adam Duncan, Electrical Engineer

Fulghum, MacIndoe, & Associates, Inc. is a multi-discipline consulting firm. We provide engineering expertise to clients that are in the electric, gas, water, and waste water utilities industry.

Galloway Construction LLC
P. O. Box 69
Sunbright, TN 37872
Phone: (423) 628-2111 Fax:
Contact: Roger Galloway, Owner & Chief Manager

Galloway Construction LLC began in 1980. Over the past 36 years Galloway Construction LLC has grown from those 2 trucks and 6 employees. We began by constructing power lines and clearing right of way under existing lines. Galloway Construction LLC continues this work today. We maintain a strong commitment to our customers along with a commitment to safety.

GDS Associates, Inc.
1850 Parkway Place, Ste. 800
Marietta, GA 30067
Phone: (770) 425-8100 Fax: (866) 611-3791
Contact: Seth Brown, Vice President

GDS Associates, Inc., is a multi-service consulting and engineering firm formed in 1986. Its broad range of expertise focuses on clients associated with, or affected by, electric, gas, water and wastewater utilities.

Georgia Electric Membership Corporation
2100 East Exchange Place
Suite 510
Tucker, GA 30084
Phone: (800) 544-4362 Fax: (770) 270-7335
Contact: Dennis Chastain, President/CEO

To promote the EMCs of Georgia by providing member-focused leadership and a unified voice through advocacy, education and communication.

201 E. John Carpenter Frwy Ste 900
Irving, TX 75062
Phone: (816) 492-2020 Fax:
Contact: Paul Jett, VP, Corporate Development

GridLiance is an independent electric transmission utility holding company. GridLiance partners with electric cooperatives, public power, and others to plan for the future of the grid, invest in electric infrastructure, and implement strategies that meet its partners’ ownership, capital investment, and operational goals.

Groves Electric Service
3135 Grapevine Road
Madisonville, KY 42431
Phone: 12708251437 Fax:

Contact: Devi Thorp, Director of Business Development

Groves Electrical Services is an electrical constriction company who specializes in transmission and distribution power line construction, industrial and commercial electrical installations, substation construction, equipment testing and maintenance, HDD boring and industrial controls and automation. Clients include investor owned utilizes, municipalities, cooperatives, manufacturing facilities, and mining operations.

Hilti, Inc.
5400 S. 122nd E. Ave
Tulsa, OK 74146
Phone: (800) 879-8000 Fax: (800) 879-7000
Contact: Chris Woods, Energy Specialist

Hilti provides innovative solutions that boost productivity, increase reliability and minimize health and safety risks. Our well-proven cordless power tools and flexible modular panel stand systems, for instance, can make time consuming or tedious installation work much easier. Hilti also has competent, on-the-spot support across the range of utility construction and maintenance applications, our specialists are at your service throughout the TVPPA coverage area.

HomeServe USA
601 Merritt 7, 6th Floor
Norwalk, CT 06851
Phone: 305-591-4546 Fax:
Contact: Robert Meston, Strategic Partnership Manager

HomeServe is a leading provider of utility-sponsored home repair solutions serving over 4 million customers across North America. Started in 2002, HomeServe protects homeowners against the expense and inconvenience of gas line, electrical, water heater, HVAC and other home emergencies by providing affordable coverage and quality local service. Our customer focus and best-in-class repair plans drive positive brand attribution to our 700+ municipal, utility and association partners. For more information visit

HomeServe USA
601 Merritt 7, 6th Floor
Norwalk, CT 06851
Phone: 305-591-4546 Fax:
Contact: Jill Olds, Email Marketing & Event Specialist

HomeServe is a leading provider of utility-sponsored home repair solutions serving over 4 million customers across North America. Started in 2002, HomeServe protects homeowners against the expense and inconvenience of gas line, electrical, water heater, HVAC and other home emergencies by providing affordable coverage and quality local service. Our customer focus and best-in-class repair plans drive positive brand attribution to our 700+ municipal, utility and association partners. For more information visit

Honeywell Smart Energy
208 South Rogers Lane
Raleigh, NC 27610
Phone: (919) 250-5441 Fax:
Contact: John Carter, Sr. Account Manager

Honeywell, a global leader in intelligent grid solutions and connected technologies, enables utilities and distribution companies to deploy advanced capabilities that transform operations, reliability and environmental sustainability; while providing solutions that engage customers in more meaningful ways. Honeywell Smart Energy is the exclusive Smart Grid solution provider to APPA and Hometown Connections members.

Illinois Municipal Electric Agency
3400 Conifer Drive
Springfield, IL 62711
Phone: (217) 789-4632 Fax: (217) 241-3037
Contact: Kevin Gaden, President & CEO

The IMUA is dedicated to serving the interests of the state's municipally-owned and operated electric, natural gas, water, wastewater and telecommunications utilities. IMUA assists its municipal members in meeting their needs and facing the challenges of the ever changing public power industry.

IPS Energy USA, Inc.
PO Box 332
Bargersville, IN 46106
Phone: (317) 513-5043 Fax: (317) 422-7013
Contact: Marvel Gentry Harmon, Senior Sales Executive

IPS-ENERGY systems are designed by electric power professionals for electric power professionals to provide full technical asset management (asset repository, work content definition using maintenance templates, planning, scheduling, field execution/data acquisition and analytics) with broad functionality for relay setting and testing management. The software can be licensed or offered as a service in the IPS-Cloud. Field execution can be done completely mobile or connect to the server using a web interface. Interfaces to other systems and access to other data sources can be configured using the IPS-SmartGridDI system which also provides robust asset analytics.

IRBY Electrical Distributor
PO Box 1819
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: (800) 489-3004 Fax:
Contact: Margie Meeks, Sales Supervisor

IRBY Tool and Safety -- Your complete utility source for tool supply and repair, custom grounds, jumpers and ropes, rubber insulating equipment, certified testing services, Arc flash and fire retardant clothing. Your one-stop products, service, support and solutions provider.

Itron, Inc.
2111 N Molter Road
Liberty Lake, WA 99019
Phone: (877) 487-6602 Fax:
Contact: Alex Fosson, Account Executive

The public power industry is in the midst of a significant shift in how energy is generated, delivered and used. Public utilities are seeking smart grid technologies, from trusted partners, for a variety of needs: to optimize the efficiency and reliability of their delivery systems; to empower consumers to manage energy usage; and to integrate clean and distributed energy resources into the grid. We’ve listened to the needs of the public power industry, and together, Itron and Tantalus have collaborated to deliver an integrated smart grid solution built on the foundation of our proven technology. Our solution offers you a multitude of operational and control benefits—with minimized entry and infrastructure costs.

Jackson Thornton
333 Commerce Street, Suite 1050
Nashville, TN 37201
Phone: (615) 869-2050 Fax: (866) 249-2574
Contact: George Lynch, Principal

Across the Southeast, Jackson Thornton Utilities consults with electric cooperatives and municipalities to design rates, create business strategies, enhance technology and provide training. Services include: strategic planning, cost of service and rate design, financial planning, organizational review, competitive assessment, special accounting services, expert testimony and employee education.

Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives
P.O. Box 32170
Louisville, KY 40232
Phone: (502) 451-2430 Fax: (502) 459-3209
Contact: Chris Perry, President and CEO

The Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives represents all of Kentucky's 24 distribution co-ops and two generation and transmission cooperatives. It also owns and operates a distribution transformer manufacturing plant.

Kentucky Municipal Utilities Association
110 A East Todd Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone: (502) 223-2063 Fax: (502) 223-1892
Contact: Annette Dupont-Ewing, Executive Director

Kentucky Municipal Utilities Association (KMUA) represents 45 city-owned utilities which provide the essential services of electric power, water, wastewater, natural gas and telecommunication services. KMUA takes pride in providing low-cost, efficient and reliable services to locally owned and operated utilities governed by city officials or independent utility boards appointed by city officials.

Landis & Gyr
3000 Mill Creek Avenue, Suite 100
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Phone: (727) 808-6610 Fax: (218) 562-5133
Contact: Stevven Timm, Account Executive

Landis+Gyr is the leading global provider of integrated energy management products and services. Landis+Gyr offers a complete portfolio of advanced metering, load management, grid automation, meter data management and consumer engagement applications as part of its Gridstream(TM) platform.

Law Offices of Barry J. Gammons
PO Box 330610
Nashville, TN 37302
Phone: Fax:

Contact: Barry Gammons, Attorney/Owner

Nashville based law firm serving the state of Tennessee. The firm's focus is in creditor's rights. Firm has over 25 years experience serving several middle Tennessee TVA members.

Lee Electrical Construction, Inc.
PO Box 55
Aberdeen, NC 28315
Phone: (910) 944-9728 Fax: (910) 944-2247
Contact: Jerry Lee, President

Lee Electrical is an independently owned and operated power line construction company headquartered in Aberdeen, North Carolina. The company’s commitment to professional service of high voltage power line construction has awarded it growth from the original one crew consisting of Jerry R. Lee and Robert D. Lee, to a corporation employing over 500 employees serving North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi and Virginia. The company’s officers and its 17 field supervisors have a combined 400 years of line experience. Upgrading our employee skills and safety consciousness are a continuous priority.

Marable-Pirkle Services, LLC
P.O. Box 3178
Cleveland, TN 37320-3178
Phone: (423) 472-1463 Fax: (423) 472-1476
Contact: Shannon Leatherwood, .

Electric pole line contractor for overhead and underground utilities.

Mesa Associates, Inc.
P O Box 196
Madison, AL 35758
Phone: (256) 772-7025 Fax: (256) 772-3579
Contact: Jennifer Moore, Marketing & Business Development Manager

Mesa Associates, Inc. is a woman/minority-owned full service multi-discipline engineering, procurement, and construction management firm specializing in providing engineering services for the electric utility industry. Eighty-five percent of our sales are in the electric utility industry with 98% of the revenue generated from repeat customers. Mesa offers one of the most experienced and capable teams available for conducting engineering studies, analyzing systems, preparing designs, specifications, schedules and cost estimates for a wide range of utility projects.

Milsoft Utility Solutions
PO Box 5726
Abilene, TX 79608-5627
Phone: (800) 344-5647 Fax: (915) 690-0338
Contact: Stephen Ham, Vice President, Marketing & Sales

Milsoft was incorporated January 1989 in Abiline, TX. It is a privately held company with employees representing the majority of stockholders. Today, Milsoft's applications are being used in more that 800 electric utilities. It is used by consultants in the U.S. and abroad, including more than 150 TVPPA members.

Milwaukee Tool
16215 Grafham Circle
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: (202) 430-3829 Fax:
Contact: Moran Potter, Territory Manager, Power Utility

Milwaukee Tool is an industry-leading manufacturer of heavy-duty power tools, accessories, and hand tools for professional users worldwide. The combination of incorporating innovative ideas and design with unparalleled reliability makes Milwaukee Tools unique in the power tool industry.

Minsait ACS
PO Box 922548
Norcross, GA 30010
Phone: (770) 409-4069 Fax:
Contact: Sam Mullinax, Senior Marketing Coordinator

Minsait ACS is a leading provider of power grid control software solutions & advanced automation technology that enhances operational performance of the electric power industry. For 40+ years, Minsait ACS has been a trend setter in power grid control and has been at the forefront of virtually every industry advancement. As part of Indra, Minsait ACS offers the most complete OT/IT solution for utilities.

Municipal Energy Agency of Mississippi
6000 Lakeover Road
Jackson, MS 39213
Phone: (601) 362-2252 Fax: (601) 362-2269
Contact: Geoffrey Wilson, Executive Director

The Municipal Energy Agency of Mississippi (MEAM) was organized in 1978 pursuant to the Mississippi Joint Municipal Electric Power and Energy Law. Current members of MEAM are Greenwood, Leland, Kosciusko, Canton, Durant and Itta Bena. MEAM sells electric power and energy to its members, who, in turn provide electric service to approximately 25,000 residential, small and medium industrial and commercial accounts. The combined populations of the six municipalities are approximately 60,000.

National Information Solutions Cooperative
One Innovation Circle
Lake St. Louis, MO 63367
Phone: (866) 999-6472 Fax: (701) 667-1936
Contact: Monica McGeorge, Regional Business Manager

NISC is a leading provider of software solutions and services for utilities and telecoms. NISC offers advanced, integrated solutions featuring automated workflows, electronic approvals, and more in areas billing & customer service, accounting, engineering & operations, meter data management, payment channels, cyber security and eServices / Apps. Over twenty million consumers in 50 states receive utility or telecommunications services from over 820 companies utilizing NISC advanced solutions.

NewGen Strategies and Solutions, LLC
112 Westwood Place, Suite 165
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone: (615) 970-6382 Fax: (972) 680-2007
Contact: Brown Thornton, Director, Energy & Utility Practice

NewGen Strategies and Solutions, LLC, is a management and economic consulting firm specializing in serving the utility industry and market. We provide financial, valuation, strategy, expert witness, stakeholder and sustainability consulting services to public power clients across the country. Our expertise includes litigation support in state and federal regulatory proceedings, utility business and financial planning; and strategic planning for electric, water, wastewater, solid waste and natural gas utilities.

Nichols, Cauley & Associates, LLC
DUBLIN, GA 31021-4152
Phone: (478) 275-1163 Fax:
Contact: Calvin Brantley, CPA/Partner

NorthStar Utilities Solutions
1607 Eastwood Drive SE
Decatur, AL 35601
Phone: (256) 686-1278 Fax:
Contact: Leslie Faulkner, Sales Coordinator

NorthStar has served the utility market for more than 30 years.  We deliver integrated solutions for utilities' billing, customer information, financial and meter data management needs.  More than 240 customers in North America and the Caribbean use NorthStar CIS and MeterSense MDMS to manage revenues, deliver superior customer service, improve efficiencies and reduce costs.  NorthStar Utilities Solutions is a division of Harris Computer Systems.

2121 Cooperative Way
Herndon, VA 20171
Phone: (703) 787-0874 Fax: (703) 464-5300
Contact: Jay Smith, Sr. Regional Business Manager

NRTC leads and supports its more than 1,500 members by delivering advanced technology solutions. NRTC offers Utility, Broadband and Video Solutions that strengthen member businesses and promote economic development in rural America.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory
PO Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831
Phone: Fax:
Contact: Joe Jackson, Electrical Supervisor

The Utilities Division serves as the provider of all standard industrial utilities at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory and plays an integral part in the daily lives and livelihood of all employees. Day in and day out, the success of almost every research project at the Lab depends on our ability to provide reliable utility services to the campus. These services include electrical distribution, chilled water production and distribution, steam production and distribution, sewage collection and treatment, storage and distribution of potable, fire, and process water, natural gas distribution, production and distribution of compressed air, and storm water control. If you have any questions, please contact us and our professionally trained staff will gladly assist you.

OMICRON Electronics Corporation USA
60 Hickory Drive
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: (800) 664-2766 Fax:
Contact: Parisa Jalalipour, Marketing Events Coordinator

ONLINE Information Services
202 W. Firetower Rd.
Winterville, North Carolina 28590
Phone: (252) 758-4141 Fax:
Contact: Scott Munn, Utility Sales Manager

ONLINE is the Nation's leading developer of credit assessment and collection tools. For over 40 years our collection and risk assessment tools have helped utilities across the nation increase their profitability and reduce their bad debt.

Open Systems International, Inc.
4101 Arrowhead Drive
Medina, MN 55340
Phone: (763) 551-0559 Fax: (763) 551-0750
Contact: Mimi Nelson, Director, Marketing & Communications

Open Systems International provides open, state-of-the-art and high-performance automation solutions to utilities worldwide. These solutions include Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Network Management Systems (NMS), Energy Management Systems (EMS), Distribution Management Systems (DMS), Outage Management Systems (OMS), Generation Management Systems (GMS), Substation Automation Systems (SA), Data Warehousing (Historian) Analytics, Situational Awareness Systems, individual software and hardware products, and Smart Grid solutions for utility operations. OSI is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. OSI’s solutions empower its users to meet their operational challenges, day-in and day-out, with unsurpassed reliability and a minimal cost of technology ownership and maintenance.

Osmose Utilities Services, Inc.
635 Hwy 74 S
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Phone: (770) 632-6700 Fax:
Contact: Patrick Kraft, Director-Business Development

Osmose helps pole owners lower the costs, manage the risks, and improve the performance of their outside plant through a unique combination of predictive and preventative maintenance, and engineering and design services. Osmose assists telecoms and engineering firms with pole loading analysis, make-ready and pole replacement design.

Point Broadband
15022 Lee Highway
Bristol, VA 24202
Phone: (276) 791-1724 Fax:
Contact: Joseph Puckett, General Manager

Point Broadband offers fast, reliable internet service to residential and business customers in rural ad suburban America. We've made significant investments building state-of-the-art broadband networks, utilizing both fiber-to-the-premises and fiber-fed fixed wireless technologies, to better serve areas that, until now, have had limited or no internet service. We want to earn your business by providing you with an advanced, yet simple, internet solution and backing that up with great customer service.

Power Centric Solutions
PO Box 247
Gallatin, TN 37066-0247
Phone: 615-319-0336 Fax:
Contact: Tammy Baxter, President

Power Centric Solutions, LLC was organized in Tennessee in 2019. PCS consists of engineers and business professionals providing consulting services to transmission and distribution utilities throughout the Tennessee Valley.

Power Consulting Associates
2616 Grissom Drive
Nashville, TN 37204
Phone: (615) 645-9354 Fax:
Contact: Allison Salisbury, Consultant

PCA exists to provide services to organizations involved with the transmission and distribution of energy. PCA focuses on transmission and distribution engineering, environmental engineering, surveying, construction oversight and consulting. Service TVA distribution utilities, PCA provides wholesale and retail rate analysis, power supply studies and assistance in many other daily operations.

Power Delivery Alliance, LLC
1070-1 Tunnel Road, Suite 10-291
Asheville, NC 28805
Phone: (828) 305-7876 Fax: (828) 305-7882
Contact: Greg Fox, President

Power Delivery Alliance is the leader of an extensive consortium of construction and vegetation management companies specifically designed to assist utilities in emergency power restoration situations. It has established partners in numerous states providing proximity for rapid deployment in an emergency situation.

10737 Lexington Drive
Knoxville, TN 37932
Phone: (865) 966-5857 Fax: (865) 675-1241
Contact: Chris Mullins, Product Manager

Powermetrix provides innovative and accurate meter site testing solutions to the power and energy market.

PowerSecure, Inc.
104 Majestic Lane
Franklin, TN 37064
Phone: (615) 866-8816 Fax:
Contact: Robert Tugwell, Vice President Public Utilities

PowerSecure is a pioneer in distributed power systems. Working hand in hand with electric utilities and their industrial and commercial customers, we go beyond the meter providing energy efficient solutions utilizing renewables, fuel cells, Tier 4 Final EPA clean diesel, natural gas, combined heat and power, and energy storage.

Power Solutions Group
172-B Industrial Drive
Clarksville, TN 37040
Phone: 931-572-8591 Fax:
Contact: Christopher Brown, Branch Manager

Power Solutions Group is an Electrical Maintenance and Engineering company with a focus on safety. We have over 200 years of combined experience in the electrical industry between our four offices located in the eastern half of the U.S.

Power System Engineering, Inc.
1532 W Broadway, Suite 103
Madison, WI 53713
Phone: (866) 825-8895 Fax: (608) 222-9378
Contact: Jessica Deegan, Marketing and Communications Assistant

Power System Engineering (PSE) began in Madison, WI in 1974. We are a full-service engineering and consulting firm consisting of a breadth of experienced and professional engineers, economists, and financial analysts with a focus on the electric power and industrial sectors. PSE is employee-owned and independent, which gives our clients the confidence that our team is motivated to satisfy their needs and represent their interests. Over the last 45 years of business, our success has rested on our people. We value the talent, work ethic, supportiveness, down-to-earth values, and team spirit demonstrated by our colleagues with whom we work alongside. We also place great importance on our team’s abilities to listen carefully and respond to each client’s unique needs, ensuring we offer personalized, customized solutions. At PSE, we don’t just strive to serve our clients but to build lasting relationships as well.

PowerTrunk, Inc.
66 York St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Phone: Fax:
Contact: Keith Rhodes, VP Sales, Commercial Markets

Manufacturer and provider of advanced mission-critical radio communications systems, control centers, and special applications.

Quanta Services, Inc.
7908 N Sam Houston Pkwy Ste 500
Houston, TX 77064
Phone: (713) 629-7600 Fax: (713) 629-7676
Contact: Nick Knievel, Vice President

Reinhausen Manufacturing
2549 North 9th Ave
Humboldt, TN 38343
Phone: (731) 784-7681 Fax:
Contact: Christy Crawford, Marketing Specialist

Reinhausen Manufacturing (MR) has been the leading Load Tap Changer manufacturer for decades. When you decide on an on-load tap changer from MR, you can rest assured you are buying the mature technology of the world market leader in uncompromised quality and with top reliability. Not only does Reinhausen Manufacturing produce the VACUTAP® RMV - the most popular LTC in North American history - but also we are constantly challenging the marketplace with our revolutionary pioneer products. Our expert team of R&D engineers doesn’t just integrate the latest technology into our products – we invent the latest technology. To significantly reduce the time that your transformer is offline, we offer specially-developed cost-effective replacement solutions for certain types of LTCs. Examples include an RMT-I slide in retrofit to replace the old Westinghouse Type UTT units, the VACUTAP® VM slide-in diverter switch insert to replace old Type M switches, and our latest feat the VACUTAP® UVT-LTX, wh...

100 Ashford Center North, Ste 500
Atlanta, GA 30338
Phone: (770) 414-8400 Fax: (770) 414-1122
Contact: Troy Schake, Chief Business Development Officer

266 Boinest Road
Prosperity, SC 29127
Phone: (256) 652-0777 Fax:
Contact: David Stair, Senior Director, NA Energy

Sensus is a leading provider of grid optimization solutions for investor-owned (IOU's), public and cooperative (co-op) electric utilities. Sensus can deliver the crucial components for a utility's smart grid vision, with both products and services, to address their specific requirements. Sensus' suite of grid optimization solutions and services includes utility communication networks, smart metering, distribution automation, management software, lighting control and hosted services. Our solutions make operations more efficient and meet the requirements for increased network bandwidth, greater coverage, strong security and mission-critical reliability.

Service Electric Company
1631 East 25th Street
Chattanooga, TN 37404
Phone: (423) 265-3161 Fax: (423) 265-3960
Contact: Keith Sheppard, President

Service Electric Company was incorporated in Tennessee in 1945 as an Industrial-commercial electrical contractor specializing in the construction of electrical transmission and distribution systems, power substations, and switchyards. We employ a well trained and experienced IBEW union workforce focused on quality and production. Service Electric Company management as well as its field personnel are dedicated to Safety and Customer Satisfaction at all times. Service Electric Company Construction Crews are equipped to handle up to and including 765KV, as well as having the resources to handle any industrial/commercial electrical project.

Solomon Corporation
PO Box 1009
Decatur, TN 37322
Phone: (913) 655-2191 Fax: (913) 655-2502
Contact: Daresa Denis, Inside Sales

Over the last 40 years, Solomon Corporation has earned a reputation for dependable equipment, reliable people, and unmatched service. Our steadfast commitment to our customers – from rural electric companies to electrical contractors to large electric utility companies – has helped us build this reputation. We specialize in sales and service of oil-filled transformers, distribution transformers, voltage regulators, and reclosers. Our equipment is custom-designed and built by knowledgeable engineers, and our service and technical support is available around the clock.

Southwest Electric Company
1440 Poplar Lane
Nashville, TN 37210
Phone: (615) 248-6700 Fax: (615) 255-7048
Contact: Don Rickey, VP & GM Switchgear and Field Services

Southwest Electric Co., has been a leading multi-faceted, privately-held, company in the electrical services and equipment industry, for energy generation companies and a wide variety of industrial markets. With nearly seventy years proven performance in the market, the company offers a deep breadth of engineering and design services for custom product development as well as extensive services including: national field service, commissioning and preventive maintenance, as well as in-house repair and specialty OEM logistical services.

Stowe Utility Group, LLC
99 Walnut Street, Apt 200
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Phone: 423-933-1031 Fax:
Contact: Jay Stowe, Founder and CEO

Sumter Utilities
PO Box 579
Sumter, SC 29151
Phone: (803) 469-8585 Fax: (803) 469-4600
Contact: Paul Gaughf, Vp Of Business Development

For more than 75 years, Sumter Utilities, Inc. has served as the power contractor of choice for investor-owned utilities, electric cooperatives, and municipalities. We deliver high-quality electrical construction services, products and total electrical systems integration, including construction, maintenance and modification of Transmission Lines (69 kV and above), Overhead Distribution Lines (up to 34.5 kV) - Overhead & Underground, Substations and Solar Power Cell Fields.

Swift Industrial Power, Inc.
10917 McBride Lane
Knoxville, TN 37932
Phone: (865) 966-9758 Fax: (865) 966-5699
Contact: Daniel Gary, Sales Territory Manager

Swift Industrial Power provides turnkey AC and DC power services to utilities, telecoms, data centers and wireless carriers across the Southeast and the United States. We provide in-house sales, service, maintenance, emergency support and EF&I services, and represent a variety of manufacturers in the DC power industry.

Tantalus Systems Inc.
1121 Situs Court Suite 190
Raleigh, NC 27606
Phone: (919) 900-8970 Fax: (919) 900-8978
Contact: Michael Julian, VP Sales & Marketing

Tantalus provides a two-way, real-time data communications network platform to monitor and control electric, gas and water utilities. TUNet® – the Tantalus Utility Network – is an end-to-end WAN/LAN/HAN communications system that operates with 220 MHz RF, 900 MHz RF, and IP-based networks including Fiber, WiMAX and GPRS/cellular, either individually or in combination. TUNet’s utilizes distributed computing technology to support advanced applications such as automated metering, outage management, power quality monitoring, load control, and distribution automation applications that are both cost-effective and practical to deploy throughout urban and rural service areas. For more information, please visit

Tennessee Valley Industrial Committee
700 12th Avenue South Suite 400
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 244-1818 Fax: (615) 780-3396

Contact: Rob Hoskins, Executive Director

The Tennessee Valley Industrial Committee (TVIC) is the voice of large, energy-intensive industry in the Tennessee Valley Authority power service area that purchase electricity directly from TVA. TVIC's primary mission is to seek and maintain competitive electric rates from TVA in order to preserve and expand jobs in the region.

The Tennergy Corporation
250 North Highland Avenue
Jackson, TN 38301
Phone: (731) 422-7212 Fax: (731) 422-7255
Contact: Richard Clark, Vice President, Engineering

Threaded Fasteners, Inc.
3200 Crichton Street
Mobile, AL 36607
Phone: (251) 432-0107 Fax: (251) 432-0223
Contact: Billy Duren, President

Tri-State Utility Products, Inc.
105 Ed Gardner Drive
Pell City, AL 35125
Phone: (205) 884-7480 Fax: (205) 884-7768
Contact: John Barrett, Inside Sales

Distributor of transmission and distribution electrical products.

University of Mississippi
Physical Plant Dept.
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677
Phone: (662) 915-7051 Fax: (662) 915-5744
Contact: Tiffany Edwards, Assistant Director, Human Resources

Utility Partners of America
3133 Union Church Road
Carthage, NC 28327
Phone: 910-729-2573 Fax:
Contact: Dale Ring, Business Development/Sales Manager

UPA partners with utilizes and energy cooperatives to build, inspect, maintain and upgrade the nation’s utility infrastructure. Services include Meter Services, Line Construction Services, General Construction Service, Equipment Inspections, Testing Services and Repair Services. UPA also provides a variety of Professional Services including Project Management, Health and Safety Management, Facilities and Asset Management, Fleet Management and Call Center Services.

Utility Sales Agency, LLC
109 International Dr Ste 140
Franklin, TN 37067
Phone: (615) 324-9351 Fax: (615) 324-9355
Contact: Todd Arrants, President

Utility Technology Association
P.O. Box 695
Clermont, GA 30527
Phone: 770-519-1676 Fax:
Contact: Suzanne Powell, President

Utility Technology Association is a 501c6 non-profit organization dedicated to the delivery of high quality, practical and comprehensive training designed to meet the needs and challenges of today's electric utility industry.

Utility Training Services
PO Box 85
For Gaines, GA 39851
Phone: (404) 890-5514 Fax: (404) 890-5520
Contact: Tammy Willingham, President/CEO

Utility Training Services, Inc. is a team of consulting and training professionals dedicated to providing exceptional professional and technical training to electrical utility personnel nationwide. The majority of our training is offered to utilities through partnerships with state and regional membership organizations – such as TVPPA.

VaGa Sales, Inc.
PO Box 4796
Chattanooga, TN 37405
Phone: (305) 726-7611 Fax: (305) 675-0396
Contact: Darric Miller, President

Manufacturers representative for safety, industrial and utility products including FR and ARC Rated PPE.

Versalift Southeast
4816 Rutledge Pike
Knoxville, TN 37914
Phone: (800) 949-8864 Fax: (865) 637-1135
Contact: Lenny Whitfield, Account Manager

Versalift Southeast is a company-owned distributor of Versalift high-reach equipment that occupies several assembly, sales and service facilities in the Southeastern United States. As the Southeastern region's distributor for Versalift truck-mounted aerial lifts, cable placers and digger derricks, we operate locations in Tennessee, Georgia and the Carolinas. Putting our customers' needs first helps them to address the tough challenges that occur in electric utility, telecommunications, tree care and other industries.

Wesco Distribution
1400 Ft. Negley Blvd
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 268-7490 Fax:
Contact: Michael Pardue, Southeast Region Director

The strength of multiple manufacturers and extensive inventory enables WESCO Distribution to tailor utility products and services specifically to the customer’s needs and project requirements. WESCO also provides utility supply, sourcing, and materials management for maintenance and power plant operations. Whatever the size, WESCO serves customers on both the national and local levels with a wide range of utility products.

WordSouth Public Relations, Inc.
P O Box 1575
Rainsville, AL 35986
Phone: (256) 638-8856 Fax: (256) 638-1107
Contact: Stephen Smith, President & CEO

WordSouth supports the mission of electric distributors and broadband providers by helping them tell their stories, market their services and train their people. Our work includes custom publications, strategy, social media, web, direct mail and more. Our mission is to improve life and expand opportunities in rural, small-town and hometown America.