Goodhue names new general manager

Goodhue County Cooperative Electric Association Kelly Hovel

Kelly Hovel

The Goodhue County Cooperative Electric Association board of directors has selected Kelly Hovel as the new general manager, effective June 1.

A native of Zumbrota, Minn., Hovel has been a Goodhue employee since 2008, most recently serving as the systems coordinator. He will succeed Doug Fingerson who will retire after 40 years of service to Goodhue’s members, including 26 years as general manager.