Photo of Customers at Last year's Annual Meeting Front Door




Join us for the 2022 SRT Annual Meeting! 

Registration and Dinner – 5:30-7:00 p.m. 
Registration and voting officially close at 7:00 p.m. A catered dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Business Meeting – 7:00 p.m.
Regular business includes the election of four directors, one from each of our four districts, for a three-year term.

During the business meeting, a report to the members will be given, financial updates presented, and election results announced. We look forward to seeing you there!

director Nominees

District 1
Allan Engh, Sherwood

District 3
Stuart Rothe, Newburg

District 2
Tom Jespersen, Velva

District 4
Benjamin Robertson, Minot
Jason Sanders, Minot

District 1


Allan Engh

sherwood (Incumbent)

  • SRT Director since 1998
  • Serves on Board Policy & Compensation, Annual Meeting, and Economic Development Committees
  • Former Mayor of 16 years for the city of Sherwood
  • Former owner of Engh Hardware in Sherwood
  • Rural Development Finance Corporation board member
  • Proud grandparent to nine, father of four
  • Resides in Sherwood with wife Connie

District 2


Tom Jespersen

velva (Incumbent)

  • SRT Director since 2019
  • Serves on Annual Meeting, Strategic Planning, and Building Committees
  • Owner of ACBDJ’s Solar Company
  • Recently retired, Energy Services and Rural Development Manager at Verendrye Electric Cooperative
  • Volunteer on the Rural Fire Department
  • Current member of The Association of Energy and Engineers
  • Resides in Velva with his wife, Cheryl, and three of their nine children

District 3


Stuart Rothe

Newburg (Incumbent)

  • SRT Director since 2019
  • Serves on Board Policy & Compensation and Capital Credit Committees 
  • Grain farmer in the Newburg area
  • Current Vice President of the North Central Electric Cooperative Board
  • Board member of Kane Township for more than 20 years
  • Resides in Newburg with his wife, Angie, and has three children

District 4


Benjamin Robertson

Minot (Incumbent)

  • SRT Director since 2019
  • Serves on Scholarship, Capital Credit, and Economic Development Committees
  • Co-owner of a private practice counseling business 
  • Resides in Minot with his wife, Auburn, and their five children

District 4


Jason Sanders


  • Graduate, Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering from NDSU
  • President and owner of Rolac Contracting, Inc.
  • Co-owner of Whiskey Nine
  • Serves on the boards of 2nd Story Social Club and the YMCA
  • Resides in Minot and has two daughters