MRO’s Security Advisory Council (SAC) provides advice and counsel to MRO’s Board of Directors, staff, members, and registered entities regarding: (1) cybersecurity; (2) physical security; and (3) SCADA, EMS, substation and generation control systems. The SAC provides outreach and promotes awareness in these three key security areas.
A list of past and future SAC meetings, along with relevant meeting materials, is on the Events Page.
Webinars and Training Events
To view recordings from past security-related webinars, conferences, and training events, please visit the Events Page.
Articles and Announcements
To view articles and announcements published by the SAC, visit the News Page.
Guidance Documents and Reports
To view guidance documents and reports published by the SAC, like MRO’s Regional Security Risk Assessment, visit the Library Page.
|Clayton Whitacre||Chair||Great River Energy||12/31/2022|
|Michael Meason||Vice Chair||Western Farmers Electric Cooperative||12/31/2023|
|Brett Lawler||Member||Xcel Energy||12/31/2023|
|Chad Wasinger||Member||Sunflower Electric Power Cooperative||12/31/2023|
|Daniel Graham||Member||Basin Electric Power Cooperative||12/31/2024|
|Douglas Peterchuck||Member||Omaha Public Power District||12/31/2024|
|Jamey Sample||Member||Xcel Energy||12/31/2022|
|Jason Nations||Member||Oklahoma Gas and Electric||12/31/2024|
|Justin Haar||Member||Minnkota Power Cooperative||12/31/2023|
|Laura Liston||Member||Alliant Energy Corporation||12/31/2022|
|Matthew Szyda||Member||Manitoba Hydro||12/31/2023|
|Sam Ellis||Member||Southwest Power Pool, Inc.||12/31/2022|
|Tim Anderson||Member||Dairyland Power Cooperative||12/31/2024|
|Tony Eddleman||Member||Nebraska Public Power District||12/31/2022|