Rural Electric Convenience Cooperative
3973 W. State Rt. 104
P.O. Box 19
Auburn, IL 62615
Phone (217) 438-6197
Our office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
We are located 15 miles south of Springfield, IL . From Interstate 55, take exit 82 and drive 4 miles west on Route 104. Our office is one mile east of Auburn.
President/CEO, PE Sean Middleton officially joined the RECC family in January 2023. He is a registered professional engineer who holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Bradley University and an MBA from the University of Illinois Springfield. He recently served as director of strategy and operations for Finley Engineering, where he championed cooperative and municipal client causes throughout the nation by solving smart grid and other technology challenges. Sean has co-op experience, too. He was the manager of engineering at Illinois Electric Cooperative in Winchester, Ill. For more than 23 years, he led all new technology and innovation pursuits for RECC’s neighboring cooperative. “It is a tremendous honor to be appointed president/CEO of RECC,” said Sean Middleton. “RECC has been providing reliable electric service for cooperative members in central Illinois since 1937. The opportunity to lead an iconic company that plays such a vital role in central Illinois, where I grew up, is truly humbling. I am excited to step into this new role and build on our historic legacy while actioning our vision for the future.”