KAEC President and CEO
The president and chief executive officer of the Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives and United Utility Supply Cooperative since 2014, Chris Perry has worked in the electric cooperative community for more than 20 years. He joined Fleming-Mason Energy Co-op in 2003 as manager of engineering and became CEO of the utility in 2007.
Perry has also served as manager of engineering services at Sumter Electric Cooperative in Sumterville, Florida and systems engineer at Nolin Rural Electric Cooperative in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
He has an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Kentucky and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, Florida. Perry and his wife, Kimberly, have two daughters, Alexandria and Alyssa.