Tony Izzo, the General Manager of Matanuska Electric Association (MEA), brings over 35 years experience in the natural gas and electric utility industry to serve our 51,000 members. Tony came to Alaska in 1999 as Vice President of Engineering & Operations for ENSTAR Natural Gas where he moved up to President in 2001. After leaving ENSTAR in 2006, he worked as an energy consultant in Alaska. He joined MEA as the Manager of Fuel Supply in 2012 and was then selected unanimously by the Board to become General Manager in January 2016. Tony is a past Chair of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce, Anchorage Mayor’s Energy Task Force, and served as Honorary Commander of the USAF 3rd Wing at Elmendorf AFB from 2002-2008.
Tony enjoys hiking and shooting skeet with the Arctic Warriors Skeet League. He is a self-described car nut, spending time in the garage on weekends. He and his wife, Susanne have two daughters who they hope to lure back to Alaska when they have completed their studies.