About the Award
The J.C. Brown CEO Communication Leadership Award (J.C. Brown Award) recognizes an electric cooperative or public power district chief executive officer/general manager who is committed to advancing communication at the cooperative and in the electric cooperative industry. Established in 2003, the award memorializes the late J.C. Brown and his unwavering dedication to the importance of communication as a vital link connecting electric cooperatives with each other and with their consumers, and to advancing the cooperative business model.
The J.C. Brown Award winner is traditionally recognized at NRECA's
CEO Close Up conference in January, as well as during the CONNECT conference in May.
Read the J.C. Brown fact sheet (PDF) for more detailed information. Read about the legendary wit of J.C. Brown