IMPA Senior Management

Learn about the IMPA Senior Management at Indiana Municipal Power Agency Investor Relations, including our President and CEO, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, and Senior Vice President and CFO.

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Jack Alvey

President and CEO

Jack Alvey was named President and Chief Executive Officer of IMPA in February 2022 by the Agency's Board of Commissioners.  He succeeded Raj Rao in the role in April.  He previously served as IMPA's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, responsible for IMPA’s generation operations, electrical facilities, communication facilities, maintenance, safety, environmental compliance, and North American Electric Reliability Council compliance.  Mr. Alvey joined IMPA in 1992 as a combustion turbine operator/technician and has been with the Agency for 30 years, also holding positions as Senior Vice President - Generation, Senior Combustion Turbine Operator, Manager of Generation Operations and Director of Generation Operations for IMPA.  Mr. Alvey served in the United States Navy’s nuclear power field prior to entering the public power industry.  He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from IU Kelley School of Business as well as a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University.

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Peter Prettyman

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Peter Prettyman joined IMPA in 2014.  He currently serves as Senior Vice President and General Counsel and is responsible for all aspects of IMPA’s legal affairs and government relations.  Prior to joining IMPA, Mr. Prettyman was employed as a litigation attorney with Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP in Indianapolis. Mr. Prettyman earned his Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where he graduated with honors.  He holds a B.A. from Vanguard University of Southern California.

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Chris Rettig

Senior Vice President and CFO
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J. Christian Rettig joined IMPA in 2000. He is currently Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining IMPA, Mr. Rettig worked for Roche Diagnostics Corporation for five years and the accounting firms of Baird, Kurtz & Dobson (formerly Geo. S. Olive & Co.) and Baden, Gage and Schroeder for eleven years. Mr. Rettig holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Butler University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Economics from Ball State University. Mr. Rettig is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Indiana.

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Frank Smardo

Executive Vice President, Energy Solutions

Frank Smardo joined IMPA in 2001 as Planning Engineer.  Most recently, he served as Vice President of Market Operations, overseeing the Agency's Market Operations center, before being named Senior Vice President, Engineering.  Mr. Smardo holds Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University, and an MBA from the IU Kelley School of Business.