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New TVA CEO Bill Johnson begins his tenure

TVA President and CEO Bill Johnson greets employees in Knoxville on his first day at TVA. TVA President and CEO Bill Johnson greets employees in Knoxville on his first day at TVA.

KNOXVILLE, TN (WRCB) -- The Tennessee Valley Authority's new president and CEO Bill Johnson started the New Year and his first day Wednesday at TVA's offices in Knoxville.

Johnson was greeted by retiring CEO Tom Kilgore and meet with employees this morning.
 
Over the next few months, Johnson plans to travel through TVA's seven-state service area to visit TVA facilities and offices, meeting with employees customers and the public.
 
Tuesday, the U.S. Senate confirmed four new TVA Board nominees.
 
The TVA Board of Directors named Johnson to succeed Tom Kilgore on November 5.

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