Bart was elected to the Gunnison County Electric Association (GCEA) Board in 2010. He has previously served as GCEA's president, vice president, and assistant secretary/treasurer. He chairs the Technology Committee and serves on the Budget, Finance, and Audit Committee, the Financial Goals Committee, and the CEO Goals Committee. Additionally, Bart serves as a director for Colorado Rural Electric Association and Western United Electric Supply Co. boards.
Bart has earned both the Credentialed Cooperative Director and Board Leadership certifications from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.
Bart moved to the valley in 1988, graduated from Western State College, and has been a local small business owner. He has been involved in the energy field for the past several years as a home energy auditor, renovator, and building science educator. Bart is currently operating the forensic carpentry consulting firm of B2 Building Science. Bart has a daughter and makes his home in Crested Butte South.