The Foundation has a highly skilled staff comprising of PRECorp employees with two things in common:
1. A passionate belief in community and in the power of local people to achieve a brighter future.
2. A commitment to personally provide administrative support and guidance to the PRECorp Foundation Board of Directors.
Jeff Bumgarner, Executive Director
Powder River Energy VP of Member Service Jeff Bumgarner has spent more than 30 years in the utility industry working for a large multi-state electric utility. He’s held management positions from customer care and new business development to marketing, demand-side management and resource planning. Jeff got his start as a Customer Service Representative in Cottage Grove, Ore., assuming increasing roles and responsibilities over time. Jeff joined the PRECorp team in 2016 and brings experience in the legislative and regulatory arenas as well as a strong commitment to member service.
Tim Velder provides communications and media relations support to the PRECorp Foundation. A native of western South Dakota, Tim has over 22 years of experience in journalism with a degree in Business Administration from Black Hills State University. Tim has experience as a volunteer and officer in many community and civic organizations, particularly in historic preservation, public safety and disaster relief. Tim and his wife and three children enjoy a variety of activities and outdoor recreation.
Linda Tokarczyk provides Administrative support to the PRECorp Foundation. She got her start at PRECorp in May 2017 as a Member Service Representative and is now in the Staff Assistant position. A resident of northeast Wyoming for more than three decades, Linda studied communications at Marquette University. Over the years, Linda has had the privilege of serving her community through numerous work and volunteer roles. She and her husband and adult son enjoy hunting together, and Linda also finds great joy in baking, quilting, and visiting with family and friends.