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Former City Manager Clyde Shaw Re-Elected To OMPA Board
Clyde Shaw, former City of Duncan City Manager, was unanimously elected to serve a new three-year term on the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority’s (OMPA) Board of Directors during the Authority’s Annual Electors’ Meeting on September 9th. The annual meeting was held at the Roland H. Dawson OMPA Headquarters Building in Edmond.
Shaw was first appointed an Interim Director on the board on July 8, 2004 and confirmed by the electors during the 2004 Annual Electors’ Meeting. Before being hired as the city manager on June 11, 2004, Shaw served as the City Clerk/Executive Director for Duncan since February 1979. He retired in May 2010 after more than 31 years as an employee of the City of Duncan, but is still the elector representing Duncan.
OMPA is a state governmental agency created by the legislature to serve cities and towns that own and operate their electrical distribution systems and is governed by the members. The Authority presently serves 37 municipally-owned electric systems in Oklahoma. This year OMPA is celebrating its 25th anniversary of providing wholesale power and services to its members.