Board of Directors

Board member John Costanti

Director John Costanti is currently serving as Board President.  He has spent the majority of his life as a Pierce County resident and has been an EMP&L member for over 16 years. He owns and operates a small business as a General Contractor and multi-family housing property owner serving the local Spanaway community.



Board member John Irwin Jr.John Irwin Jr. is currently serving as Board Vice President. He has been on our Board since 1976, an Elmhurst customer for over 47 years,  and was born and raised here in Tacoma.  Mr. Irwin worked in the electrical industry for 42 years and  has been involved in community affairs, mainly with the Boy Scout programs.



Board member Leo DreithLeo Dreith joined the Board of Directors in 2001. He has been an Elmhurst member for over 45 years.  Mr. Dreith is a retired local banker with over 40 years of financial experience.




Board member Merle AndersonSecretary Merle Anderson joined the Elmhurst Board of Directors in 1997. He owned and operated Mister Muffler (133 and Pacific Ave) for 19 years and currently has significant investment in multi-family properties which also subscribe to Elmhurst Mutual.




Director Victoria Lincoln has been a life long resident of Pierce County, with all but eight years as a resident of Spanaway. In her career, she has been involved in energy issues for over 20 years. As a municipal policy associate for the Association of Washington Cities, she covers all energy and telecommunications issues in our State legislature.