Sirote Attorney Joe Ritch Sworn in as Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Board Member
Joe H. Ritch, of Huntsville, Ala., became a member of the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors, taking the oath of office in a ceremony in Huntsville. His term will expire on May 18, 2016.
Ritch, confirmed unanimously by the U.S. Senate on Jan. 1, was sworn in by U.S. District Judge Charles Lynwood Smith Jr. of the Northern District of Alabama during a ceremony at the U.S. Courthouse in Huntsville.
“I am honored to have been nominated to this very important post by the President and confirmed by the U.S. Senate,” Ritch said. “I look forward to serving on the TVA board and representing the people of Alabama. TVA is vitally important to the area it serves in Alabama and the entire Tennessee Valley.”