Brent Clinton, Energy Services Representative
Brent Clinton currently serves our members at the Energy Services Representative and has been with the co-op since 2003. He likes working with members but most of all, he enjoys helping members solve problems and providing programs that improve their quality of life. Always learning about new technologies and ways to keep our members informed, Brent is YEC’s go-to person for energy savings ideas.
Brent earned his Bachelor of Science in Sports Management from Newberry College and is also a certified SC Energy Manager, a Certified Energy Auditor, a Residential Energy Auditor, a Building Analyst Professional and a Level 1 Thermographer.
In his spare time, Brent enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, live music, and doing anything outside on his farm. Brent says, “I am grateful to have a job that cultivates the cooperative difference, where community and members are first.”
Porter Gable, Communications Coordinator
Porter has been with YEC since 2008 and currently serves as the Communications Coordinator. She grew up in Smyrna, SC, and attended Wofford College where she earned her BA in Finance. She and her husband, Jordan, now live in downtown York with their daughter and two pets, Herschel and Delilah. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, listening to live music and cooking for friends and family.
Porter says, “Any day I am able to tell the co-op story in a creative way is a great day. I am proud to work for an organization that works to improve the quality of life for people in our communities and that puts exceptional service and kindness above all else.”
Porter is currently working on her MBA from Queens University and recently earned the national cooperative designation of Certified Cooperative Communicator from NRECA in 2018.
Markeus Farrand, Key Accounts Representative
Markeus Farrand started working at YEC in 2019 and currently serves as the Key Accounts Representative. He is originally from the Caribbean island of St. Lucia but grew up in Indiana. Before coming to YEC, he spent some time working for the cooperative network in Bloomington, IN; Washington, DC; and Columbia, SC.
Markeus says, “Working for this co-op has been a blessing because it allows me to be involved with the commercial and industrial businesses who contribute to the growth and success of our communities.”
In his spare time, he enjoys playing with his dog, spending time on the lake, and listening to live music.