Tucker Stagemeyer of Page, the son of Brent and Carla Stagemeyer, has been selected to represent Nebraska on the Youth Leadership Council (YLC) of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).

He was selected to represent North Central Public Power District to attend the NRECA Youth Tour in Washington, D.C. June 17-23. While in Washington, D.C. he was chosen from among the Nebraska students that attended to represent Nebraska as the Youth Leadership Council (YLC) member. As the YLC delegate, he will engage in leadership and team building exercises and enter into a competition to serve as the national NRECA Youth Spokesperson. All 43 members of the YLC from across the nation, including Stagemeyer, will participate in the 2023 NRECA Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee. While at the annual meeting, Stagemeyer will provide assistance to the NRECA staff and co-op delegates; participate in the Parade of States at the opening General Session, and take part in a variety of educational forums.

The Nebraska Youth Tour met in Washington, D.C. June 17-23. The 21 Nebraska students who attended had meetings with their representatives in both the U.S. House and Senate, visited Washington’s historic landmarks, and participated in Youth Day with more than 700 high school students from across the country.

NRECA is the national service organization representing the nation’s 900-plus consumer-owned, not-for-profit, public power districts and cooperatives which provide electric service to 42 million people in 47 states. For more information about this program, please visit www.youthtour.coop or contact the Nebraska Rural Electric Association at www.nrea.org.