Robert Lankford

Director of Operations

Robert Lankford, Director of Operations, began his career at Mecklenburg Electric Cooperative in October of 1987. He is a native of the Chase City area. After completing the Cooperative’s extensive Line Technician Apprenticeship Program and a number of job-related courses at Southside Virginia Community College, Robert received advanced electric distribution system training through the Virginia, Maryland and Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives. Prior to his current position, he supervised the Underground and Apparatus department for over 20 years.