IDACORP and Idaho Power Company Appoint Annette G. Elg to Boards of DirectorsMar 8th, 2017 | By Sarah Glenn | Category: People to know
BOISE – IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) announced following the Feb. 8 meeting of its board of directors the appointment of Annette G. Elg to serve on the boards of directors of both IDACORP and Idaho Power Company.
Elg served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the J.R. Simplot Company from August 2002 until her retirement in December 2016. She joined Simplot, one of the nation’s largest agribusiness companies, in 1989 and held various positions during her 27-year career, including Vice President and Corporate Controller and Vice President and Controller for the Food Group. Prior to her tenure at Simplot, Elg spent 10 years with the Boise office of Arthur Andersen LLP, where she served clients in a variety of industries. Elg was named to the board of directors of Cascade Bancorp in July 2014, where she serves on the Audit and Governance and Nominating Committees.
A 1978 graduate of the University of Idaho College of Business and Economics, Elg also has completed the Executive Program at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. She is a Certified Public Accountant in Idaho, and a member of the Idaho Society of CPAs and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
“Annette’s comprehensive background in business and deep Idaho roots make her an excellent addition to our boards,” said Robert Tinstman, Chairman of the IDACORP and Idaho Power boards. “Her knowledge of agribusiness and finance will make her a strong, valuable participant on the boards.”