Ted Cash has been named as the General Manager at ALP Utilities. Cash joins ALP with more than 26 years in the energy and natural resources industry, serving most recently as Vice President of Human Resources, Administration and Business Services at Basin Electric Power Cooperative in Bismarck, N.D.
A native of Climax, Minn., Cash grew up in Bismarck and received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from the University of Mary. Cash began his career in corporate communication for MDU Resources Group Inc. Following his work at MDU, Cash started in creative services at Basin Electric, the largest generation and transmission electric cooperative in the nation. Cash eventually managed the department and served as a national director for Touchstone Energy before being promoted to Vice President. As a VP, Cash oversaw a number of departments, focusing on human resources, strategic business development, and community outreach.
In addition to his work, Cash was the co-founder for Brave the Shave, a regional non-profit raising funds for childhood cancer research, and also served as United Way president and trustee.
“ALP Utilities has a long history of being a reputable public power provider who goes above and beyond for their community. I am very excited to be able to finish out my career with such a well-established organization and its excellent employees. I look forward to building a culture of servant leadership and employee empowerment while expanding even further the incredible legacy that has been built.” –stated Cash.
Cash has a wife, Emily, and a nine-year-old son, Flynn. They are in the process of making their new home in Alexandria.