For Immediate Release
Contact: Katie Wilcox, Marketing & Community Development
Pee Dee Electric names Mike Fuller as next CEO
October 19, 2017 (Darlington, SC) – After a nationwide search, facilitated through NRECA, Pee Dee Electric Cooperative, Inc. board of directors is pleased to announce that Mike Fuller has accepted the position as CEO. He will begin his new position at Pee Dee Electric Cooperative on November 13.
“I am excited and honored to have the opportunity to serve as Pee Dee Electric’s next CEO. I have been very impressed with Pee Dee and have heard nothing but good things about the cooperative’s board and employees,” said Fuller.
“After an extensive search, of both internal and external candidates, the board is extremely happy to welcome Mike Fuller as the next CEO,” added James Goodson, Jr., Chairman, Pee Dee Electric Cooperative Board of Trustees.
Fuller has served 24 years in the rural electric program. He is currently the general manager of Consolidated Electric Cooperative in Mexico, Missouri. Prior to his time at Consolidated Electric Cooperative, he worked for Carroll Electric Cooperative in Berryville, Arkansas. During his time with Missouri’s electric cooperatives, he served in many leadership positions.
He is a graduate of Columbia College with a degree in business administration. He also received an MBA degree from William Woods University. Mike and his wife, Marla, have two children, Brett and Ashley.
Pee Dee Electric Cooperative, Inc. based in Darlington, South Carolina has more than 30,000 services in place serving residents, businesses and industries, and 2,800-plus miles of line in Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Lee, and Marion counties.