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West River Electric Association

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

West River Electric Association is a public utility based in Wall, SD that was founded in 1939. As of 2019 they had $41 million in revenue and $124 million in assets.

To provide safe, reliable, efficient, and reasonably priced electricity and services, while leading in the development of our community for the well being of our members. Cooperative - electricity to members.

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Program areas at West River Electric Association

Provided Electric service to approximately 13,332 members and 17,303 meters. Added or replaced 265 meters.

Form 990s for West River Electric Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 23, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 16, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 8, 2016990OView PDF
2014-12Aug 11, 2015990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for West River Electric Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$41,267,610
Investment income and dividends$355,147
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$29,066
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$15,386
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$1,193
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$41,668,402

Vendors for West River Electric Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2021-01-11
████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-07-10
████████Tree Trimming$304,8442018-12-01
██████ ███Substation Construction$271,4922018-12-01
█████ █████ █████ ███Line Construction$741,4102018-12-01
████████ ███████████ ████████ ███Trenching$379,3222018-12-01

Personnel at West River Electric Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Richard JohnsonChief Executive Officer and General Manager$211,508Sept. 23, 2019
Dawn HilgenkampChief Financial Officer and Manager of Finance$127,650Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Manager of Operations$128,128Dec. 31, 2018
████████ ██████Marketing Manager$112,349Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████████Office Services Manager$109,695Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████Journeyman Lineman$102,174Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Secretary$14,300Jan. 9, 2021
█████ ██████████Treasurer$14,300Jan. 9, 2021
████ ████President$15,600Jan. 9, 2021
████ ██████Vice President$14,800Jan. 9, 2021
...and two more key personnel

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