David Johnson

David Johnson, director of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative member services.

David Johnson has recently been promoted to director of member services for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative.

Johnson, who has nearly 10 years of experience in the utility industry, now directs the cooperative’s contact center, billing and payments department, debt-recovery services, advanced metering infrastructure, member information system, and member-service training.

Before his promotion, Johnson served as REC key accounts executive. He helped existing businesses with energy management and worked to attract new economic development into the REC service territory.

Johnson came to that position after serving as the demand response administrator. Early in his career at REC, he served as the research analyst, compiling, analyzing, and maintaining research data for the cooperative.

Johnson received a master’s degree in business administration from Liberty University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from James Madison University. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Essex County.

REC provides electric service to over 169,000 connections in parts of 22 Virginia counties.

With its general office in Fredericksburg, the coop operates and maintains more than 17,000 miles of power lines through its service area, which ranges from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay. For more information about REC, please visit www.myrec.coop.