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Today is May 29, 2020

Four employees celebrate 25-plus years of service

We’ve come a long way since we began operating Conway’s electric light plant in 1929, and we owe much of our success to our employees – the men and women who proudly serve this community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

This month, Conway Corporation would like to recognize four employees who are celebrating milestone anniversaries and have each been with the company 25 years or more.

Mike Credit is celebrating 39 years with Conway Corporation. Mike was hired in June 1976 as a Utility Worker. He is currently a Senior Foreman in the Water Department, a position he has held for more than 10 years. Mike oversees and coordinates a crew dedicated to cleaning, repairing and installing all aspects of Conway’s water and wastewater system.

Dale Gottsponer is celebrating 26 years with Conway Corporation. Dale was hired in June 1989 as an Engineer. After passing his Electrical Principles and Practice of Engineering exam, Dale was promoted to Electric System Engineer in 1996. In 2008, Dale was promoted to his current position, Electric System Senior Engineer, where he plans, designs, studies and coordinates engineering work related to transmission and substations.

Tommy Shackelford is celebrating 37 years with Conway Corporation. Tommy was hired in June 1978 in the engineering department and is now the company’s Chief Operating Officer where he oversees the day –to-day operations of the Electric, Water and Cable departments.

Keith Cates is celebrating 26 years with Conway Corporation. Keith was hired in June 1989 as a Utility Worker. He was transferred to the Water Department in the early 90s and earned his Grade A Water license in 1994 and his inspector and backflow licenses in 1996.  He was promoted to his current position as a Water Systems Designer II in the Engineering Department in 1999 where he plans, designs and directs water and wastewater engineering projects.