The Advisory Committee provides a forum for discussion on policy and legislative issues for multi-service state and regional associations comprised of either all public power or combined public power and cooperative members.
Colorado Association of Municipal Utilities, Colorado
Legislative & Resolutions Committee
Members of the Association’s Legislative and Resolutions Committee meet twice a year to propose and vote on new policy resolutions, which are then voted on by all Association members. Learn more about taking action through the L&R Committee.
Manager, Federal Legislative & Regulatory Affairs
Omaha Public Power District, Omaha, Nebraska
Colorado Association of Municipal Utilities, Colorado Springs, Colorado
Policy Makers Council
The American Public Power Association’s Policy Makers Council has 45 members — elected or appointed officials on the governing bodies of public power communities. Four members are appointed to the PMC from each of the 10 geographic regions. The PMC meets twice a year in Washington, D.C., and visits with elected representatives and congressional staff on issues critical to public power.
Ben Kostick, Chair
Commissioner, Public Utility District No. 1 of Lewis County, Washington
David Alvey, 1st Committee Vice-Chair
Board Member, Kansas Board of Public Utilities, Kansas
Randy Smith, 2nd Committee Vice-Chair
Commissioner, Chelan County County PUD, Washington
William Acee, Immediate Past Chair
Mayor, Village of Sherburne, New York
Learn more about the full Policy Makers Council membership.