Snapping Shoals EMC's Board of Directors has appointed Lance Harper of Covington to fill the unexpired term in District 1, formerly held
by D.L. "Pete" Knox. Mr. Knox recently retired from the SSEMC Board of Directors after serving for nearly 27 years.
Mr. Harper is a Project Manager for Precision Approach, an electrical contractor that installs lighting at airports across the Southeast.
Born in Decatur and raised in Covington, Mr. Harper is a lifelong resident of Newton County and currently lives in the Starrsville/Mansfield
area. He is a graduate of Newton County High School and of Georgia Tech.
Mr. Harper and his wife, Debbie, have three sons and are members of the Stewart Community Church. He enjoys coaching youth sports, golf and running.