Board of Trustees: John Twitty

John TwittySpringfield, Mo

Year of Election as Trustee: 2011

John Twitty is Executive Director of the Transmission Access Policy Study Group (TAPS). He retired as General Manager and Chief Executive Officer of City Utilities of Springfield, Missouri in June 2011, after a 20-year career. Prior to his career at City Utilities, John served as General Manager of Rolla Municipal Utilities in Rolla, Missouri. He served as Chair of the Board of the American Public Power Association in 2006 and as Chair of the Board of The Energy Authority. He is a 1975 graduate of the University of Missouri and received a Professional Degree from the University of Missouri-Rolla in 2006.

John serves on the Board of Directors of Springfield Innovation, Inc., Jordan Valley Community Health Center, Mercy Health Springfield Communities, Empire Bank, in addition to serving on the Board of Trustees of Drury University. He serves on the Member Representatives Committee of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation.