Training

Acheson, Benz, Kestner, Waner, and Willis Receive National Recognition

Posted February 15th, 2016

Five directors of Adams Electric Cooperative, Camp Point, Illinois, have earned recognition by attaining the Director Gold credential offered by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). Alan Acheson of Rushville, Jim Benz of Quincy, John Kestner of Payson, Lyle Waner of Loraine, and Bob Willis of Mt. Sterling have been notified that they have […]


Directors Attend Training

Posted February 9th, 2015

Directors must stay up-to-date on critical issues that face cooperatives. Part of this process comes from education and training. In addition, new directors must fully understand the workings of the cooperative. The newest director of Adams Electric Cooperative, Kris Farwell, attended Succession Planning: Developing The Purpose-Driven Organization. Change is inevitable for all organizations. This course […]


Adams Electric Cooperative Represented at Key Meetings

Posted May 6th, 2014

Cooperative directors must continue their education for effective decision-making as they handle critical issues that face the electric industry. Part of Adams Electric’s success comes from education. Directors and staff must stay informed on legislation, future power supply risks, advancing technology, etc. The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s (NRECA) 2014 Annual Meeting allows professionals to […]


Adams Electric Cooperative Represented at Key Meetings

Posted April 4th, 2013

Cooperative directors must maintain a positive culture for effective decision-making as they handle critical issues that face the electric industry. Part of Adams Electric’s success comes from education. Directors and staff must stay informed on legislation, future power supply risks, advancing technology, etc.  The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s (NRECA) 2013 Annual Meeting allows professionals […]


Adams Electric Cooperative Represented at Key Meetings

Posted April 24th, 2012

The Cooperative is based on maintaining effective relationships with members and meeting their needs while handling the critical issues that face the electric industry. Part of Adams Electric’s success comes from education. Directors and staff must stay informed on legislation, environmental concerns, future power supply, advancing technology, etc. The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association’s (NRECA) […]


Adams Electric Cooperative’s Director Continues Education

Posted April 1st, 2012

Adams Electric Cooperative Director Becky Barlow of Clayton attended the 2012 Directors’ Conference. This year’s conference covered changing technologies, the role of insurance, rate designs, board self-evaluations, social media, among several other topics. Director Barlow received continuing education credit for her attendance.  


Director Communication

Posted January 3rd, 2012

Effectively communicating Cooperative programs, future rate adjustments, and challenges in the energy industry is very much a part of a director’s duties. The Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC) provided a training session to strengthen director communications. Adams Electric Cooperative Directors Alan Acheson and Becky Barlow attended “Cooperative Communications and Public Opinion – The Director’s […]


Adams Electric Cooperative
Mailing address: P.O. Box 247, Camp Point, IL 62320
Headquarters Location: 700 E. Wood St., Camp Point, IL
Phone: 217-593-7701 – Fax: 217-593-7120