Bryon Stilley served as the operations manager for Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative for seven years before taking over as the general manager/CEO in April 2015.
The cooperative serves 6,100 meters with 1,400 miles of overhead & underground electric lines in South-Central Iowa. It serves parts of seven counties, including the city of Albia. With a small team of 20, Chariton Valley works hands-on with one another on a variety of projects within the cooperative.
Bryon has been working with cooperatives in the upper Midwest for three decades. He began his career as an apprentice lineman in the late 1980s and worked his way up through the cooperative family as a journeyman lineman, assistant manager of Engineering, and operations manager.