The Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's Annual Member's Meeting will be held on Friday, August 8th, 2014, at the Jackson Fairgrounds Park in Jackson, TN. A very important part of the Annual Member's Meeting is the election of Directors.
The terms of District one Director James Rose and District two directors Hugh Harvey and Allen King will be expiring and the Committee on Nominations will meet on Thursday, May 8th, to nominate members for these positions.
Any Member wishing to run in this year's election should contact a member of the Nominations Committee. The committee members in District One are William Wernet, Hardeman County; and Jimmy Reeves, Wayne Owen, Jimmy Burlison and Anthony Smith, Tipton County. The committee members in District Two are Alsey Mann, Tony Scott, Gloria Sweet-Love, Haywood County; Clifton Exum, Madison County; and Blair Weaver, Chester County.
Additional nominations may be made by submitting a petition signed by 15 or more members of the cooperative. The deadline for filing petitions is June, 20th at 12 noon. A sample petition is available by clicking HERE and in your local office.
Each member of the cooperative should have a copy of the bylaws. If you do not, the cooperative will be glad to furnish one at your request.
See Section 4.06 of the bylaws which pertains to nominations by clicking the About Us tab and selecting bylaws above.
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