NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nashville Electric Service (NES) announces the appointment of Irma Paz-Bernstein as chair of the Electric Power Board. Robert “Bo” Campbell, Jr. will serve as vice chair.

Paz-Bernstein has served on the Electric Power Board since 2013. Active in the Nashville community, she often gives her time to many civic endeavors, including serving on the Board of Trustees for Nashville Children’s Theatre.

A native of Guadalajara, Mexico, Paz-Bernstein is co-owner of Las Paletas Gourmet Popsicles in Nashville. She graduated with a communications science degree from UNIVA in Guadalajara before attending the University of California, Los Angeles to continue her education. She was a television producer for nine years before relocating to Nashville.

Campbell, who was appointed to the board in 2014, is a partner attorney at Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP in Nashville. His practice consists of business and commercial transactions with a primary focus on commercial real estate and in public private partnerships.

Campbell is a board member of the Nashville Downtown Partnership and serves with various professional and community organizations in Middle Tennessee. Chambers USA regularly recognizes Campbell as one of the top commercial real estate attorneys in Tennessee.

NES’ five member board is appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the council to serve five-year staggered terms without pay.

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Nashville Electric Service (NES) is one of the 12 largest public electric utilities in the nation, distributing energy to more than 370,000 customers in Middle Tennessee. Founded in 1939, NES is proud to be celebrating 75 years as a community partner and service provider. For more information, visit