Chairman Donnie Spivey

• Began his career at Pee Dee Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) in 1985 as a Staff Assistant and was promoted to District Manager in 1993.

• In 1999, Donnie was promoted to Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice-President of Pee Dee EMC. Mr. Spivey is immediate past President of the Board of Directors of North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation.

• Member of the Board of Directors of North Carolina Association of Electric Cooperatives and GreenCo Solutions, Inc and also serves as President of the Board of Directors of Sandhills Utility Services, Inc., which owns, maintains and operates the electric distribution system on Fort Bragg Army Base in North Carolina.

• Mr. Spivey holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration from Wingate University.

• Mr. Spivey and his wife, Geneca, have three children.

• Appointed to the REA Board by Governor McCrory and his term will expire on June 30, 2021.