On this episode, we are joined by Mark Ponton, Director, Broadband and Fiber Services at Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC). REC is a member-owned utility that provides electric service to nearly 170,000 connections in 22 Virginia counties from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay. Mark leads REC’s efforts to expand broadband services and bridge the digital divide in rural communities. His commitment to equitable connectivity drives REC’s mission to empower individuals and build community development through broadband access. Click below to listen. Also, be sure to subscribe to the Broadband Bunch so you never miss an episode.
To learn more: Rappahannock Electric Cooperative