BISMARCK, N.D. – April 15, 2024 – Darcy Neigum has been named vice president of electric supply for Montana-Dakota Utilities, effective June 4. He will replace Jay Skabo, who plans to retire June 3 after more than 20 years of service.

“We couldn’t be more pleased to have Darcy fill this role for the company. He has shown tremendous leadership in his previous positions, and with his extensive background and expertise in electric supply we have every confidence he will continue to perform at a high level in his new position,” said Garret Senger, chief utilities officer for Montana-Dakota.

Neigum joined the company in 1995 as a results engineer at a coal-fired power plant. He held a leadership role with another company in the corporation before returning to Montana-Dakota to become the director of power production technical services. He currently is director of electric system operations and planning, a position he has held since 2008.

Neigum has degrees in electrical and electronic engineering from North Dakota State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Mary. He and his wife Kim live in Bismarck and have two adult children, Emma and Aaron.