Board of Director Nominations


Your leadership skills are needed.

The 2020 Board of Director elections are this April and you may be eligible to run.

 You are qualified to run if you:

  • Are 18 years of age or older
  • Have not been convicted of a felony during the past 5 years
  • Have not worked for Mt. Wheeler Power in the last 3 years
  • Have complied with all items covered in Section 3.03 of the Cooperative Bylaws
  • and your primary residence is in either District 1, 3 or 7

Now is your opportunity to get involved.

If you are interested, you will find the nomination petition here, at the Mt. Wheeler Power main office at 1600 Great Basin Blvd., Ely, Nevada or at our Eureka Office at 790 S. Monroe, Eureka, Nevada 89316

Deadline to submit a petition is February 28, 2020 at 4:00 pm

You can pick up a map of your district at the Ely or Eureka office or by calling 800-977-6937 or 775-289-8981 and request one be mailed to you.



Submit Your Photos

Mt. Wheeler Power is hosting its annual Ruralite cover-photo contest.

We are seeking dynamic images that capture the culture and natural beauty of our community. Photos will be judged by Ruralite's editors and winners earn a $25 power credit and a poster print of their cover. 

The contest is open to Mt. Wheeler Power members only. All photos must be taken within the Mt. Wheeler Power service territory. Each member can submit up to five of their won, original photos. Submitted photos must be vertical (portrait) orientation, must be high-resolution digital images in jpeg format, 300 dpi at approximately 8x10 inches. All submissions must include the photographer's name and detailed caption information. Prints will not be accepted.

Email photos to with the subject line '2020-2021 Photo Contest Submission' 

Winning photos will be featured on the cover of the Mt. Wheeler Power edition of Ruralite magazine and serve as our Facebook cover image for one month. Deadline to submit photos is February 14, 2020. 

Novembers 2019 contest winner Brandi Hall with "Chasing Trains" 


Mt. Wheeler Power Board of Directors


Interested in what's going on at Mt. Wheeler Power?

The Board of Directors' meet the second Tuesday every month. (exceptions apply)

2018 Board of Directors (not pictured Ron Niman)


You can find a copy of the most recent Agenda here

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Mt. Wheeler Power Employment Opportunities

We currently do not have any job openings


Previously submitted applications are not kept on file.



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