News Release May 7, 2019

Media Contact: Erica Erland, Clark Public Utilities eerland@clarkpud.com, 206-604-1509 CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES GENERAL MANAGER AND CEO ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT, BOARD NAMES DIRECTOR OF LENA WITTLER TO ROLE May 7, 2019 – In a regular public meeting today, the Clark Public Utilities Board of Commissioners selected Lena Wittler as the new General Manager and CEO and recessed to executive session to discuss ...

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News Release 3/19/19

CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES BOARD APPROVES $10 MILLION CUSTOMER BILL CREDIT – Commission allocates surplus 2018 funds to credit toward electric bill. – VANCOUVER, WA – March 19, 2019 – In the regular meeting on March 19, Clark Public Utilities Commissioners approved allocation of $10 million in 2018 surplus funds to customers in the form of a bill credit. “It’s been ...

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News Release 3/6/19

For more information: Erica Erland, Clark Public Utilities 360-992-3238, eerland@clarkpud.com CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES HOSTS SOLAR CAR CHALLENGE, AN ENGINEERING AND DESIGN COMPETITION FOR LOCAL STUDENTS VANCOUVER, WA – March 6, 2019– After months of preparation, more than 175 teams of local elementary, middle and high school student will put their handmade solar cars to the test during the second annual ...

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News Release – 2/28/19

Dan Krebs Retires as Clark Public Utilities Director of Operations; Gene Morris Named Successor Vancouver, WA, Feb.28, 2019 – Clark Public Utilities Director of Operations Dan Krebs retired today after serving just less than 40 years with the organization. CEO and General Manager Wayne Nelson named Gene Morris, previously the utility’s Safety Manager, as the next Director of Operations. “To ...

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News Release 2/11/19

Clark Public Utilities Names New Leadership, Treasurer and Director of Finance, and Director of Communications and Employee Resources Clark Public Utilities recently announced the promotion of two departmental directors. Prior to 2018 year-end, General Manager and CEO Wayne Nelson appointed Melissa Ankeny as Treasurer and Director of Finance, following four months as Interim Director. Effective January 1, he also named ...

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News Release – 1/29/19

Clark Public Utilities 2019 Race for Warmth a Wild Success, Funds Benefit Operation Warm Heart The fifth annual Clark Public Utilities Race for Warmth was the largest and most successful yet, raising more than $60,000 for Operation Warm Heart. This year, 1,479 community members walked or ran in the timed 5k or 10k events. .Every dollar of registration fees, along ...

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News Release – 12/18/18

CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION NAMES 2019 OFFICERS, OBSERVING ROTATION ELECTS NANCY BARNES PRESIDENT – Jane Van Dyke to serve as vice president and Jim Malinowski as secretary – VANCOUVER, WA – December 18, 2018 – Clark Public Utilities’ commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 18, kept with the ongoing rotation of offices and elected Nancy Barnes as the board president. Jane Van ...

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News Release -12/4/18

CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES BOARD ADOPTS 2019 BUDGET FOR ELECTRIC, GENERATING AND WATER SYSTEMS – Rates for electric and water service remain unchanged, no increases required. – VANCOUVER, WA – December 4, 2018 – The Clark Public Utilities commission voted today to approve annual budgets for the electric, generating and water systems. Electric and water rate increases are not currently required ...

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News Release – 8/21/18

Contact: Erica Erland, Clark Public Utilities 360-992-3238, eerland@clarkpud.com CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES BOARD REVIEWS GENERAL MANAGER’S PERFORMANCE, ADJUSTS SALARY VANCOUVER, WA – August 21, 2018 – Following a performance review, Clark Public Utilities commissioners voted today to adjust General Manager Wayne Nelson’s salary by three percent from $280,000 to $288,400, effective July 1, 2018. “Mr. Nelson has provided exceptional leadership of ...

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