TVA board chair says Lyash stays as board announces 2.5% reduction in cost

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 28, 2020 9:06 AM CT | Published: August 27, 2020 2:22 PM CT

President Donald Trump called earlier this month for changes at the top of TVA including Lyash. But after Thursday's board meeting in Knoxville, new board chairman John Ryder of Memphis said there are no plans to oust Lyash. 


Jeff Lyash Tennessee Valley Authority John Ryder MLGW TVA contract President Trump Donald Trump

Bill Dries on demand

Never miss an article. Sign up to receive Bill Dries' stories as they’re published.

Enter your e-mail address

Bill Dries

Bill Dries

Bill Dries covers city and county government and politics. He is a native Memphian and has been a reporter for more than 40 years.


Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here