2021 DIRECTOR ELECTIONS
If you are a Cass County Electric Cooperative 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 (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
Following the cooperative bylaws, the board of directors voted to appoint current at-large director, Marcy Svenningsen, to fill the unexpired term, through 2022, in District 1 that opened with director Froelich’s resignation. This appointment created a vacancy in the at-large director position. The board appointed Terry Kraft, board candidate in the 2020 director election, to fill the unexpired at-large term, through 2023, until the 2021 Annual Meeting.
District 1 Marcy Svenningsen (I) Valley City
District At-Large Terry Kraft (I) West Fargo
Directors are elected by ballot for a three-year term and 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.