PUCO Nominating Council to meet December 21

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For Immediate Release 

Ohio Public Utilities Commission

PUCO Nominating Council to meet December 21

COLUMBUS, OHIO (Dec. 16, 2020) – The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) Nominating Council will meet on Dec. 21, 2020, to interview applicants for the position of commissioner of the PUCO to fill a five-year term that ends on April 10, 2024. The virtual meeting will begin at 8:45 a.m. and will be livestreamed on the PUCO’s YouTube channel.

The agenda for the Nominating Council meeting is as follows:

9:00 a.m.      Meeting called to order
                     Opening remarks, PUCO Acting Chair Beth Trombold
                     Ratification of Jan. 23, 2020 minutes

Upon the conclusion of the opening public session, the Nominating Council will convene an executive session pursuant to the Ohio Revised Code to interview the following candidates:

  • Angela Amos
  • Anne Vogel
  • Eugene Krebs
  • Greg Poulos
  • Jason Rafeld
  • Judith French
  • Louis Tosi
  • Sean O'Brien

The Nominating Council will reconvene its public session at 1:20 p.m. and select four candidates to submit to Governor Mike DeWine for his consideration. The public session will be webcast live on the PUCO YouTube channel.

The PUCO Nominating Council is a broad-based 12-member panel charged with screening candidates for the position of commissioner. For additional information about the PUCO commissioner appointment process, visit www.PUCO.ohio.gov


The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) is the sole agency charged with regulating public utility service. The role of the PUCO is to assure all residential, business and industrial consumers have access to adequate, safe and reliable utility services at fair prices while facilitating an environment that provides competitive choices. Consumers with utility-related questions or concerns can call the PUCO Call Center at (800) 686-PUCO (7826) and speak with a representative. 

For additional information, contactMatt Schilling | (614) 466-7750