October Highline Notes 2020

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Open and Voluntary

MEMBERSHIP

Democratic

MEMBER CONTROL

MEMBERS’ ECONOMIC

Autonomy and

INDEPENDENCE

Participation

EDUCATION,

COOPERATION

Training,

Among

& Information

Cooperatives

Concern for

COMMUNITY

CO-OPS ARE PEOPLE POWERED

2021 DIRECTOR ELECTIONS If you are a Cass County Electric member and are interested in becoming a Director, contact Karen Egeberg at 701-356-4405 for a 2021 director election petition packet. In compliance with Bylaw requirements, a petition, biographical information, and such other information as the board or credentialing committee may require to establish and verify the qualifications of the proposed director to serve must be delivered to the Cooperative office no less than 90 days (by Jan. 20, 2021) prior to the date of the Annual Member Meeting of Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at which an election will be held. District 2 Douglas Anderson (I) Arthur District 3 Sidney Berg (I) Colfax District 5(1) Wendy Loucks (I) Fargo Directors are elected by ballot for a three-year term. Nominees must be a bona fide resident of the director district in which they are seeking directorship. The names of all candidates who submit the required information in the time and manner specified in Article III. Section 3.6 of the Bylaws will be submitted to a credentialing committee consisting of between three and eight members, as determined by the board of directors. The credentialing committee may require candidates to provide and verify additional information deemed relevant by the credentialing committee. (CCEC Bylaws and Articles of Incorporation can be found at CassCountyElectric.com; a written copy is also available upon request.) 6 Highline Notes | October 2020

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District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 District 5 (3 Directors) District 6 * Director 9 is an at-large position