Craig Sondgeroth


Christina Harper

Executive Assistant

Dan Gerard

Chief Technology Officer

Jennifer Sours

Chief Financial Officer

Shannon Casson


The Administrative Department provides overall management and direction for the AIEC and is responsible for planning, budgeting and management communications with ­member cooperatives. The department offers key staff support for the association’s board of ­directors and is the staff liaison for numerous cooperative organizations, including the Illinois Cooperative Council, Rural Electric Statewide Managers Association (RESMA) and National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). The Administrative Department also provides leadership to the IEC Managers’ and Accountants’ Associations, and Cooperative Technology Conference (CTC).