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Reliability Advisory Council

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MRO’s Reliability Advisory Council (RAC) provides advice and counsel to MRO’s Board of Directors, staff, members and registered entities on topics like transmission adequacy and availability, resource adequacy, integration of renewables, essential reliability services, event analysis, system protection, and reliability assessments. The RAC increases outreach and awareness in these key areas.

RAC Meetings

A list of past and future RAC meetings, along with relevant meeting materials, is on the Events Page.

RAC Outreach

Webinars and Training Events

To view recordings from past reliability-related webinars, conferences, and training events, please visit the Events Page.

Articles and Announcements

To view articles and announcements published by the RAC, visit the News Page.

Guidance Documents

To view guidance documents published by the RAC, visit the Library Page.

The Reliability Advisory Council oversees the following subgroup:

Reliability Advisory Council Roster

NameRoleCompanyTerm End
Dick PursleyChairGreat River Energy12/31/2022
Jason WeiersVice ChairOtter Tail Power Company12/31/2024
Andrew WitmeierMemberMISO12/31/2024
Binod ShresthaMemberSaskatchewan Power Corporation12/31/2022
CJ BrownMemberSouthwest Power Pool, Inc.12/31/2024
Dallas RowleyMemberOklahoma Gas and Electric12/31/2022
Derek BrownMemberEvergy, Inc.12/31/2023
Durgesh ManjureMemberMISO12/31/2023
Dwayne StradfordMemberAmerican Electric Power12/31/2024
Gayle NanselMemberWestern Area Power Administration12/31/2022
Jeremy SeversonMemberBasin Electric Power Cooperative12/31/2024
John StephensMemberCity Utilities of Springfield, Missouri12/31/2023
Nandaka JayasekaraMemberManitoba Hydro12/31/2022
Ron GundersonMemberNebraska Public Power District12/31/2023
W. Bryn WilsonMemberOklahoma Gas and Electric12/31/2023

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