Dr. Patricia Sims, Drake State Community and Technical College
Dr. Patricia Sims, President of Drake State Community and Technical College, has been selected to join the 6th term of the Tennessee Valley Authority’s (TVA) Regional Energy Resource Council (RERC). This appointment highlights Dr. Sims’ dedication to sustainable energy practices and community engagement.
The RERC, comprising representatives from various sectors, including academia, regional government, TVA customers, and advocacy groups, plays a pivotal role in advising TVA on energy resource management strategies that align with diverse objectives and values.
The council’s meetings will see increased frequency during this term due to TVA’s ongoing Integrated Resource Plan process. Dr. Sims’ education and community engagement expertise will provide valuable insights during these discussions.