William “Billy” Foster

President — Credentialed Cooperative Director

District 5

Langtry, TX

Billy Foster and his wife, Billie Lee, live and work on a ranch in Val Verde County. Mr. Foster says their family members have been in the area for close to 75 years, and Rio Grande Electric Cooperative (RGEC) has been a big part of their lives from almost the start. He has been involved in the Comstock and Langtry communities all his life, and has served as a school board member of Comstock I.S.D., a director of the Texas Sheep and Goat Raisers Association, a director of the Mohair Council of America, and Chairman of the Devils River Soil and Water Conservation Board. Mr. and Mrs. Foster have also served on the RGEC Member Advisory Committee. Mr. Foster pledges to work with the board to keep RGEC operating efficiently, while continuing to better serve the needs of our members