Welcome! The Alabama Rural Electric Association of Cooperatives (AREA) is a member-owned federation of 22 electric distribution cooperatives.

Staff


Karl Rayborn
President,
Chief Executive Officer


Sean Strickler
Vice President,
Public Affairs


Lenore Vickrey
Vice President,
Communications


Matty Garr
Vice President,
Statewide Services


Brian Matney
Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer


Jay Barnett
Training and
Safety Coordinator

buster_916_sm
Buster Bishop
Training and
Safety Coordinator


Heather Dutton
Accountant


Brooke Echols
Production
Coordinator

eunice_d_916_sm
Dana Eunice
Special Events
Manager


Jeffrey Hubbard
Safety and Training Coordinator


Jacob Johnson
Advertising and
Marketing Director

 griffin_a_916_sm
Allison Law
Managing Editor


Stephen Martin II
Financial Director


Erin Mayben
HR Coordinator

partin_l_916_sm
Linda Partin
Education & Training
Program Manager


Chad Smith
Safety Specialist


Mark Stephenson
Creative Director


Laura Stewart
Education Program
Coordinator


Michael Sullins
Regulatory and
Compliance Specialist


Eric Turner
Safety Specialist


Danny Weston
Art Director

whatly_j_916_sm
Jeff Whatley
Safety Specialist