Meetings of the Board of Directors of the Lincoln County Power District #1 typically occur the second Tuesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. at the Power District’s office in Caselton. Before planning to attend a meeting, please call the office as meetings are subject to cancellation and change.
Edward E. Wright (President). Ed was born in Portsmouth, Ohio. Attended White Pine High School in Ely, Nevada. Moved to Caselton in Lincoln County in 1979. Has been a business owner of Tillie’s Mini Mart in Pioche since 1987. Served as a Lincoln County Commissioner, Pioche Chamber of Commerce Member, LC Planning Commission, and the Lincoln County School Board. He served as a member of the LCPD Board of Directors from 2003 to 2010, and is currently serving again as President.
Lee Mathews (Vice President). Lee Mathews was born in Cedar City, Utah. He lived in Panaca, Nevada until he was 5 years old. The family moved around a bit until they moved to Dry Valley when he was 12 years old. He attended Lincoln County High School in Panaca, Nevada. Currently serves, as a member of the Soil Conservation District, the Farm Services Administration, is the Vice President of the Lincoln County Farm Bureau, and Vice President of the Lincoln County Power District. Became a partner in January of 2000 with his father, John Mathews, operating Flatnose Ranch in Dry Valley.
Bob Rollins. Bob was born in Heber City, UT, attended school at the Bristol Silver Mine and graduated from Wasatch HS in 1969. While serving 21 years in the US Navy on the USS Cochrane and USS Midway he earned his Journeyman Power Plant Operators License. Honorably retiring in 1991, he worked for SoCal Edison in California, moved to St. George in 1992, and returned to Lincoln County in 1996. He volunteered for the Panaca Fire, Search and Rescue, and Meadow Valley Ambulance as an EMT-B and 1. Presently he resides in Caselton, is a member of Pioche Volunteer Fire and works as a 911 Dispatcher. Bob’s grandfather, J.H. Buehler, was LCPD’s first Board of Director’s Chairman.
Richard Katschke. Richard and Karen Katschke moved their family to Panaca in 1978 when Richard accepted a teaching position with Lincoln County School District. He taught and coached at LCHS and MVMS. Richard retired in 2014.
Ken Dixon: Ken was born in Florence, Arizona, graduated from high school in Bonners Ferry, ID. Finally settling down in Las Vegas, worked as a deputy at the Clark County Sheriff’s Department and then became a general contractor. Got tired of the big city life and moved to Indian Ridge in 1998. Worked as the Lincoln County Building & Planning Director for several years, revised the LC Habitat Conservation Plan in 2012 and 2016, served as an EMT, and currently is serving on the LC Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, a member of the LC Planning Commission, City of Caliente Building Inspector and Floodplain Manager, and member of the LC LEPC Committee. He is a Board member of the Tri-County Weed District and is project manager for the City of Caliente Mountain Bike and Skills Park Project currently in progress. Ken is proud to be a member of the Lincoln County Power District and is looking forward to providing his insight into this Board.
We would like to remember and honor all of the past board members that have served. To view our history, please click the link below.