Border States Electric Supply, 101 Butterfield Rd., Apt. A, Yakima, WA 98901, (406)238-1309
Border States provides products and service to construction, industrial, and utility customers. The 100 percent employee-owned company is rated the seventh-largest electrical distributor in the U.S. by Electric Wholesaling magazine. We have more than 2,500 employees and over 100 branches in 22 states. The Branch Support Center (corporate office) is in Fargo, ND.

BKI Engineering Services, Inc., 201 NE Park Plaza Drive, Suite 293, Vancouver, WA 98684, (360) 687-3966
BKI Engineering Services has been providing hands-on, practical engineering, permitting, and planning solutions to public power utilities in the West since 1985.  BKI is a true engineering services provider, dedicated to consumer-owned utilities and the communities they serve … Power in Partnership.

CoBank, 6340 S. Fiddlers Green Circle, Greenwood Village, CO 80111, (800) 542-8072
CoBank is a $148 billion cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. The bank provides loans, leases, export financing and other financial services to agribusinesses and rural power, water and communications providers in all 50 states. CoBank is a member of the Farm Credit System, a nationwide network of banks and retail lending associations chartered to support the borrowing needs of U.S. agriculture, rural infrastructure and rural communities. Headquartered outside Denver, Colorado, CoBank serves customers from regional banking centers across the U.S. and also maintains an international representative office in Singapore.

Cooperative Response Center, Inc., 2000 8th St. NW, Austin, MN 55912, (507) 437-2135
CFC is a nationwide 24/7 contact center and alarm monitoring center providing service to electric utilities, including energy dispatching, customer care, and monitoring of security and medical alarms including video verified substation monitoring. CRC serves over 475 members and associate members in 47 states, representing over 10 million consumers.

D. Hittle & Associates, Inc., 7515 West Deschutes Ave., Kennewick, WA 99336, (509) 735-5350
D. Hittle & Associates provides electrical consulting and engineering services.

Dwyer Pemberton & Coulson, P.C., PO Box 1614, Tacoma, WA 98401, (253) 572-9922
As one of the oldest and most respected accounting firms in the Pacific Northwest, it is our goal to be considered a valued business partner by our clients.  Clients can expect open and continual communication from the professionals in our firm with a commitment to solving business challenges.  We believe in fostering long-term relationships with our clients through the attention and care they deserve.

EES Consulting (a GDS Associates company), 570 Kirkland Way, Suite 100, Kirkland, WA 98033, (425) 889-2700
EES Consulting is a multidisciplinary management consulting and professional engineering firm that provides a variety of project solutions to clients involved in electric power, natural gas, telecommunications, water, wastewater, and other energy and natural resource-related businesses.

EZ-Spot-UR, 803 25th Street N., Fargo, ND 58102, (877) 433-5733
EZ-Spot-UR attachments is a manufacturer of unique rotating attachments with a product line dedicated to the utility industry.  For example, rotating pole setters, pole jacks, wire reels, augers and trailers with racking.  Visit for details.

Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange, 7725 Renner Road, Shawnee, KS 66217, (913) 541-2932
Federated is the leading provider of property and casualty insurance for rural electric utilities in 42 states.  All business is produced on a direct basis through the internal staff.  All underwriting, claims services, and administrative functions are handled in-house.  This unique position allows Federated to provide unparalleled service at an affordable cost. Contact us to learn more about the benefits of Federated membership.

General Pacific, Inc., 22414 NE Townsend Way, Fairview, OR 97024, (503) 907-2900
General Pacific is a full-service distributor that does more than you realize.  With over $6.5 million in inventory ranging from electric materials to conservation supplies to fiber, we have what you need to keep the job going.  Give us a call for anything you need . . . we will take care of you!

Innovative Systems, 1000 Innovative Dr., Mitchell, SD, 57301, (605) 995-6120
With 800+ systems deployed for 25 years, Innovative Systems provides billing, video, and voice systems to independent communications and utilities companies.

National Information Solutions Cooperative, One Innovation Circle, Lake St. Louis, MO 63367, (866) 999-6472
NISC is a leading provider of software solutions and services for utilities and telecoms.  NISC offers advanced, integrated solutions featuring automated workflows, electronic approvals, and more in areas of billing & customer service, accounting, engineering & operations, meter data management, payment channels, cybersecurity and eServices/Apps.

National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative, 6134 Woodbrush Way, McCordsville, IN  46055, (703) 787-7170
NRTC provides solutions that help our 1,500 electric and telephone members bring today’s evolving technology to rural America.  NRTC’s solutions include integrated smart grid and utility solutions, advanced energy, broadband infrastructure, and managed network services, wireless technologies, and programming distribution capabilities for video and broadband providers.

National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corp., 20701 Cooperative Way, Dulles, VA 20166, (509) 466-9317
Created and owned by America’s electric cooperative network, CFC is a nonprofit finance cooperative with $24 billion in assets. Governed by a 23-member board of electric cooperative directors and executives, CFC helps its member-owners attain their business, financial and strategic objectives through customized loans, investments, services, tools, and training.

NECA – Northwest Line Constructors Chapter, 6162 NE 80th Ave., Portland, OR 97218,
(503) 255-4824
The Northwest Line Constructors Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association is comprised of outside electrical contractors. They are equipped to bid on and execute the construction, repair, and maintenance of electrical underground and overhead power lines, as well as substations.

Northwest Public Power Association, 9817 NE 54th St., Suite 200, Vancouver, WA 98662, (360) 254-0109
Northwest Public Power Association (NWPPA) is a not-for-profit association of over 150 public/people’s utility districts, electric cooperatives, municipalities, and crown corporations in the Western U.S. and Canada. NWPPA exists to enhance the success of its members through education, training, public information, governmental relations, and value-added services.

Northwest RiverPartners, 101 SW Main St. Suite 1605, Portland, OR 97204, (503) 274-7792
Northwest RiverPartners is an alliance of farmers, utilities, ports, and businesses that promote the economic and environmental benefits of the Columbia and Snake Rivers and salmon recovery policies based on sound science.

PNGC Power, 711 NE Halsey, Portland, OR 97232, (503) 288-1234
PNGC Power is an electric generation and transmission (G & T) cooperative owned by 15 Northwest electric distribution cooperative utilities with service territory in seven western states (Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Nevada, and Wyoming). Our cooperative creates value for its member systems by providing power supply and other management services to ensure reliable, affordable power now and in the future.

Pioneer Utility Resources, 5625 NE Elam Young Parkway, Suite 100, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, (503) 357-2105
Pioneer is a Northwest-based cooperative exclusively serving consumer-owned utilities and their associations.  We offer leading-edge print and digital communications support, including websites, social media programs, digital voting portals, broadband marketing, design editing and writing services.  If you have a communications need, we can help.  We also offer energy-efficiency and conservation services via Efficiency Services Group.

Potelco, Inc., 14103 Stewart Rd., Sumner, WA 98390, (253) 863-0484
Potelco is a full-service professional organization fulfilling the needs of our customers with integrity, industry-leading safety, quality, innovation, and cost-effective solutions. We are the leading solution provider here in the Pacific Northwest, creating exceptional value for our customers, employees, and stakeholders. We take great pride in our cutting edge technology and our ability to serve diverse client needs.

The Okonite Company, 14944 SW Century Dr., Sherwood, OR, 97140, (360) 335-5189
Okonite’s medium voltage all-EPR insulated cables continue their unmatched reliability since 1968. Manufactured in three redundant plants across the U.S., each has modernized multiple times in the past decade providing the highest quality cable in the industry.

Vantage Point Solutions, 2211 N. Minnesota St., Mitchell, SD, 57301, (503) 314-1056
Better Broadband means Better Lives.  Vantage Point helps broadband providers bring that promise to life through start-to-FUTURE engineering, consulting, and OSP services tailored to the unique needs of each company, co-op, and community we serve.  Employee-owned and committed to the long-term success of our clients: We are the Broadband People.

Homestead Funds, Inc., 4301 Wilson Boulevard – 8th Floor, Arlington, VA 22203, (703)350-9156
We are Homestead Funds, an established and trusted mutual fund manager, empowering cooperatives, families and advisors with education, access and opportunity through straightforward investment planning and partnership.