Steve Allabaugh has been named the 7th President & CEO of Claverack Rural Electric Cooperative effective January of 2021. Allabaugh, a registered Professional Engineer, holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering technology from Penn State University. He joined Claverack in December 2005 as manager of technical services and was promoted to the cooperative's director of engineering position in 2008.
Prior to his co-op career, Allabaugh had worked as engineer and project manager for Quad Three, a consulting firm based in Wilkes-Barre, and as an engineer/supervisor for First Energy/Penelec.
A native of Luzerne County, Allabaugh and his wife, Angie, have three children and reside in Orwell Township in Bradford County.
Allabaugh says, "I am truly honored to have been named our next CEO and am excited about our future. We have a tremendous organization, with great people who put our members first, and I am confident we are positioned to do even bigger and better things in the future."