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75th Anniversary

OPPD honors the past, looks to bright future

From contested beginnings to a changing energy landscape, OPPD continues to work to power the future.

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Moving from the gridiron to the power grid

James Caraway, the newest member of OPPD's Economic Development team, brings his enthusiasm and past successes to the utility.

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After 40 years, Vrtiska finds ‘dream job’

Chris Vrtiska has transitioned into a job at OPPD that aligns with his passion for the outdoors.

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Coordinator’s passion helps fund OPPD projects

Karisa Vlasek is proud of her work to obtain grants for the utility - and her alma mater, UNO.

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Family led Fernandez to his OPPD ‘family’

From Mexico to Yale to OPPD, Fernandez’s path to the Midwest has been a varied one

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Bringing valuable expertise to COVID-19 response

Tricia Browning's nursing expertise helps OPPD keep employees safe during the COVID-19 situation, an extension of her passion for workforce safety.

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