Your Board of Directors
Members of the KV REMC Board of Directors work on your behalf to ensure we are providing the best service and community resource possible.
Meet Mike Yankauskas
Mike Yankauskas-Vice President
Mike Yankauskas and his wife, Kate, have been Kankakee Valley REMC members since 1977 and reside near Grovertown. The couple has three sons and eight grandchildren. Yankauskas has a bachelor's degree in biological science and agronomy from Purdue University. He is an owner-operator of a farrow-to-finish hog farm. Yankauskas is active in the community where he serves as a board member for the Starke County Co-op and Knox Community Schools. He is also a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Knox. Yankauskas previously served on the REMC board from 1990-2014 and served as president and vice president during that time. He also served as the co-op's representative on the board of Wabash Valley Power Association (our power supplier) where he served as president. Yankauskas was re-elected to the Kankakee Valley REMC board in 2017. He has received his Credentialed Cooperative Director certification and his Board Leadership certification from NRECA