The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives is pleased to welcome Lisa Dailey as the new Manager for Energize Credit Union, a cooperative established in 1967 to serve the financial needs of electric and telephone cooperative employees in Oklahoma. Lisa will follow longtime Energize Credit Union Manager, Jason Boesch, who was recently named CEO of Kay Electric Cooperative in Blackwell, Oklahoma. Lisa’s position is effective December 21, 2020 at OAEC.
Lisa comes to OAEC from Northfork Electric Cooperative (NFEC) in Sayre, Oklahoma where she recently served as Chief Operation Officer. Lisa has 18 years of experience working for distribution electric cooperatives. She began her career in rural electrification at Kiwash Electric Cooperative in Cordell, OK. After eight years of gaining experience in accounting and customer service, she accepted the office manager position at NFEC where she quickly assumed a leadership role on the senior staff.
She graduated from Southwestern Oklahoma State University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and became a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in 2004. As member of the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants, she serves on the Financial Literacy Committee. She is a graduate of the NRECA’s Robert I. Kabat Management Internship Program. Lisa is currently serving on the Touchstone Energy Solutions Committee. In 2020, she was featured in Public Utilities Fortnightly’s Fortnightly Under Forty national recognition.
Lisa and her husband Kirk reside in Blanchard with their two children Hayden and Lakelynn.