Barry DeKay

Barry DeKay

Barry DeKay began his first term on the NPPD Board of Directors in January 2015. A native of Knox County, DeKay has been ranching for 33 years with his brother, Perry, and they are the fourth generation to work the family land. Barry served on the Niobrara Valley Electric Membership Corporation Board of Directors from 1999 until he was term limited in 2014. While with Niobrara Valley, he sat on the Nebraska Rural Electric Association Board, serving as treasurer 2006-2007, vice president 2008-2009, and president 2010-2011. Barry has earned Director Certification and Board Leadership Certification from the Nebraska Rural Electric Cooperative Association. DeKay and his wife, Brenda, have two children. He has officiated high school and college basketball across the state for more than 31 years.

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