2022 Annual Membership Meeting

 

DATE: Thursday, August 25, 2022

LOCATION: Audrain County 4-H Center, 21509 Highway D, Mexico, MO 65265

FORMAT:  Drive-Thru

Consolidated Electric Cooperative staff and Board of Directors invite members to attend the 84th annual meeting of members.

Due to the positive response received from the last two drive-thru meetings, your Board of Directors decided the 2022 annual meeting will again be held in a drive-thru format. 

Members are asked to drive through the meeting route any time between 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM,  Thursday, August 25, 2022. Members will be able to register, vote and receive a gift without ever leaving their vehicle. 

All eligible, registered members will have their name entered for a chance to win one of 27 electric bill credit prizes the morning following the meeting.

The Cooperative annual meeting offers an opportunity for member-owners to vote for whom they want to represent them as a director of the Cooperative. Three of the nine directors are elected annually to serve a three-year term. According to the Cooperative By-laws, all directors shall have their principle place of abode in the district he or she represents and there shall be only one director per district. 

At this meeting, the regular business of the Cooperative will be transacted, in accordance with the Bylaws, including:

The nomination and election of three (3) directors of terms of three (3) years to fill the vacancies caused by the expiration of the terms of the present members of the board. The nominating committee composed of District No. 1, Monroe County: Danny Eckman, Nick Senn and Tony Francis; District No. 6, Audrain County: Stacia Wilson, Amanda Wright and Leah Wendel; District No. 7, Pike County: Jim Fisher, Deanna Burnett and J. Wesley Newland were duly elected by the general membership at its August 26, 2021 annual meeting. 

In accordance with the Bylaws, the Committee has met and nominated the following as candidates to fill the vacancies caused by the expiration of terms: 

District #1, Monroe County - James M. Ebbesmeyer and Aaron Eckman

District #6, Audrain County - Shera L. Dameron and Tim Lowrance

District #7, Pike County - Patty Fisher and J. Wesley Newland

2023 Nominating Committee

Eligible member-voters attending the 2022 annual meeting will elect a nominating committee for the 2023 membership meeting. The committee will be charged with making recommendations to the Board of Directors of candidates whose names will be placed on the ballot for the 2023 meeting. 

Members who will be elected to the nominating committee this year must reside in District 4-Audrain County, District 5-Audrain County or District 8-Montgomery County.

If you are a member-owner with your primary abode being in District 4, 5 or 8 and have an interest in becoming a Cooperative director, please contact the Cooperative office for more information.