MONTICELLO — Effective January 28, Cathy Raderstorf has been officially appointed as General Manager of Carroll White REMC.
Raderstorf has served as interim CEO since October 2021, having served in that role following the retirement of former CEO Randy W. Price.
“As we began the process of evaluating the essential characteristics for a new CEO, it quickly became apparent to our board that we had an exceptional internal candidate and it was time to look no further,” said Kevin Bender. , Chairman of the Board of CW REMC. “Cathy Raderstorf exhibits the strong leadership traits we were looking for.” She communicates well with our team and is highly respected by her colleagues. Cathy has a keen financial mind, and our Board is thrilled to have Cathy lead Carroll White REMC into the future. ”
In 2002, Raderstorf joined the White County REMC as an accountant. In 2016, she became Director of Accounting and Finance.
A graduate of Twin Lakes High School, Raderstorf earned an accounting degree from Ball State University and is also a certified public accountant.
“I am honored and excited by the opportunity to serve the members of Carroll White REMC in this new position,” Raderstorf said. “My goal is to continue to maintain and improve the strong tradition of this cooperative. I think our mission statement says it all: “Creatively improving our community through safety and service. »
Raderstorf sits on the advisory board of the National Information Solutions Cooperative. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Indiana Certified Accountants.
Locally, Raderstorf is a member of the New Hope Lutheran Church, Tri Kappa Sorority, and is a board member of the White County Economic Development Organization.
Cathy and her husband, Rick Raderstorf, live in Monticello. They have two children: Megan (Bryan) Foley and Lydia (Frank) Leach. The couple have a grandchild, JD Leach.