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Who We are

Supplying the Cooperative Advantage Since 1936

Rural Electric Supply Cooperative (RESCO) is a member‑owned, not‑for‑profit wholesale distributor of high voltage electrical products. As one of the largest full‑line distributors in the Midwest, we provide strength‑in‑numbers with competitive pricing on materials, coordinated and efficient delivery throughout our service territory, and top‑rated customer support. We strive to provide our members and customers with the ultimate in wholesale electric supply services.

Our seven, fully-stocked warehouses are strategically located throughout the Upper Midwest to serve as an extension of your existing inventory. Advanced logistics provide you the advantage of dependable, cost-effective inventory solutions with rapid delivery of the products and materials you need, precisely when you need them. Weekly shipping is standard for all in‑stock items, and 24‑hour on‑call shipping arrangements are in place at all warehouses in case of emergency.

Our EUSCO division serves our electric utility customers as a manufacturers’ representative. Our regional specialists provide technical support for larger purchases or installations, and include engineers and certified meter technicians.

Low Cost For Members and Customers

Keep prices we charge as low as possible.

Patronage On The Backend

If we make any profit, we give it back to our members.

Reinvestment in RESCO

We invest in ourselves to make sure our product is top-notch to better serve members and customers.
“The cooperative model bonds the employees of the cooperative to our owner-members in a very unique way.”
Matt Brandrup
President & CEO of RESCO

RESCO's Board of Directors

Matt Hotzler - CHAIRMAN

General Manager, H-D Electric Cooperative (SOUTH DAKOTA)

Robert Hance - VICE CHAIRMAN

President/CEO, Midwest Energy Cooperative (MICHIGAN)


CEO, Midland Power Cooperative (IOWA)

Todd Hettich

Director, Northern Electric Cooperative (SOUTH DAKOTA)

Dave Keninger

Director, Franklin Rural Electric Cooperative (IOWA)

VACANT - Michigan

VACANT - Nebraska

VACANT - Wisconsin

Kim Rasmussen

Director, Dakota Valley Electric Cooperative (NORTH DAKOTA)

Greg Rauschendorfer

Vice President, Lower Yellowstone Rural Electric Cooperative (MONTANA)

Jim Rokeh

Director, Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative (MINNESOTA)

Seth Syverson

General Manager, Northern Plains Electric Cooperative (NORTH DAKOTA)

Bruce Tegtmeier

Director, Norris Public Power District (NEBRASKA)

Adam Tromblay

General Manager, Nobles Cooperative Electric (MINNESOTA)

Roger Wiff

Director, Pierce-Pepin Cooperative Services (WISCONSIN)

Tye Williams

Manager, Southeast Electric Cooperative (MONTANA)

RESCO is one of the largest full-line distributors of high voltage electrical products in the Midwest.

Our seven fully-stocked, strategically-located warehouses exceed 200,000 square feet of inventory storage space and can ship products 24/7, promptly responding to any emergency.