Board of DirectorsThe SEDA-COG Natural Gas Cooperative, Inc. ("Cooperative") was formed in 2016. The SEDA-Council of Governments and Centre, Clinton, and Mifflin Counties are participating member agencies.
Robert B. Smeltz Jr.
Robert B. “Pete” Smeltz Jr. is president of the SEDA-COG Natural Gas Cooperative’s Board of Directors, elected at its July 2016 organizational meeting.
Michael Pipe was elected vice president of the SEDA-COG Natural Gas Cooperative’s Board of Directors at its July 2016 organizational meeting.
Robert P. Postal
Robert Postal has been treasurer of the SEDA-COG Natural Gas Cooperative since its organizational meeting in July 2016.
Executive Director & Secretary
Don Kiel is executive director and secretary of the SEDA-COG Natural Gas Cooperative. He has 30 years of management and technical experience in public, private, and academic settings.
From left to right: Robert Jacobs, director of Centre County’s Office of Planning and Community Development; Don Kiel; Bill Gomes, director of Mifflin County’s Planning and Development Department; Robert Smeltz Jr.; Roland Weaver, Mill Hall Corough Council member (in Clinton County); former Board member Tim Holladay, now retired from Clinton County’s Planning Department; Katie diSilva, director of Clinton County’s Planning Department; Robert Postal; Mike Tate, president of GME Communications, LLC, who represents Mifflin County; former Board member Sue Hannegan, now retired from Centre County’s Planning Department; and Michael Pipe. Not pictured are Commissioner Paul Rudy, Jr. and Frank Campbell for Perry County, Commissioner Todd Graybill and Brad Kerstetter for Juniata County, and Don Alexander and Al Neuner for Northumberland County.