Lori Sanders

Photo: Lori Sanders

Commissioner, Benton County PUD
Kennewick, Wash.

Lori Sanders became a Benton County Public Utility District commissioner in January 2005. She was appointed to the Energy Northwest Board of Directors in January 2005 and was elected secretary in January 2007 to January 2011. In April 2010 she was elected to the Energy Northwest Executive Board and appointed secretary in January 2013. Her term ended in June 2018.  

Commissioner Sanders is the owner and president of Energy Incentives Inc., a consulting firm on conservation and renewables. Energy Incentives received a national award from the Environmental Protection Agency for "Energy Star Partner of the Year" in 2016.

A Kennewick, Wash., native, she brings 25 years of experience as a successful small business owner to her post on the commission board.

Commissioner Sanders, her husband, Scott, and family reside in Kennewick.


Board of Directors Member Since 2005