IEC Welcomes New Executive Vice President/CEO Spenser Villwock

IEC Welcomes New Executive Vice President/CEO Spenser Villwock

Spenser Villwock HeadshotAlexandria, VA – The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) welcomes Spenser Villwock, MNM, CAE, as Executive Vice President/CEO. Villwock exhibited outstanding leadership and knowledge of IEC during his six-month tenure as IEC’s Interim CEO. He brings over two decades of business leadership to IEC, including six years of game-changing leadership and greatly realized success in the IEC network. 

“I am overjoyed by this opportunity to lead the country’s leading association for electrical and systems contractors, IEC,” stated Villwock. “For nearly 60 years, IEC and our 50-chapter national network has blazed the trail for the merit-shop contracting industry. We are poised for continued greatness in the months and years ahead to further advance the mission of IEC for our members, students, and chapters from coast-to-coast.”

In the position of Executive Vice President/CEO, Villwock is responsible for the management of the association in accordance with the budget, programs, and policies established by the Board of Directors. He was also recently appointed as CEO of the IEC Foundation, which focuses on growing IEC’s apprenticeship and training programs through equipment grants, scholarship awards, and IEC chapter campus grants.

"IEC underwent an extensive four-month search to find the best individual to lead IEC far into the future," explained IEC National President Joe Hovanec. "With the unanimous selection of Spenser Villwock by our National Search Committee, we are confident he will bring his tremendous energy, enthusiasm, talent, and judgment to all facets of IEC. I look forward to working side by side with Spenser throughout the years ahead to take IEC and our industry to new heights."

Villwock can be reached at (703) 650-0048 or

Established in 1957, IEC is a trade association representing more than 3,000 member companies with 50 chapters nationwide. Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, IEC is the nation's premier trade association representing America's independent electrical and systems contractors. IEC National aggressively works with the industry to establish a competitive environment for the merit shop – a philosophy that promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition, and economic opportunity for all.