Since 2000, Robert Riddick has been a member of the Roanoke Electric Co-op Board of Directors. He currently serves as its vice chair.
A native of Gatesville, N.C., he spent most of his life in this region. After graduating from East Carolina University, he ran a family business for 30 years. He went on to work as a certified residential property appraiser for the Parker Appraisal Agency, LLC., a position he has held since 2008. In addition to his leadership role with the co-op, he serves on the board of directors for Southern Bank in Ahoskie.
Riddick is optimistic about the future of the Roanoke Electric and the important part it plays in the community. “Our vision has always been to improve the quality of life in the communities we serve and to provide safe and affordable electricity to our member-owners,” he said. “We will continue to be proactive in demonstrating our commitment to the community.”