The board of directors held its regular meeting at the Tipmont REMC headquarters in Linden, Indiana on Tuesday August 23, beginning at 9 a.m. All directors were present. Also attending were CEO Ron Holcomb and Attorney Jeff Helmerick.
President Bob Baker opened the meeting. There were no board policies reviewed this month. CEO Holcomb submitted his report along with other staff member reports, in writing.
Manager of Finance and Administration Doug Martin submitted the overall financials for July. The margin was $21,837, bringing our year-to-date total to margin to $25,771. There were 373 new services installed so far this calendar year. The cooperative currently has a strong equity rate of 45.29%.
The next meeting of the board will be Tuesday, September 20.
Rob Ford is Tipmont and Wintek's communication director, a role he's held since 2015.
Rob has a bachelor's and a master's in Communication from Purdue University. He lives in West Lafayette with his wife and three children and has a life-sized Yoda statue in his office. Away from the office, you’ll find Rob working on his golf swing, jump shot, or hope for a Purdue basketball national title – all futile endeavors.