SAWNEE ELECTRIC MEMBERSHIP CORPORATION

2018 DIRECTOR ELECTIONS

Overview:
Members of Sawnee EMC have the unique right and privilege to determine who represents them in the affairs of the Cooperative as members of its Board of Directors. This right is supported in the Corporation’s Bylaws and in the principles of our cooperative business structure.

Sawnee EMC has nine (9) members of its Board of Directors, one (1) from each directorate geographical district that exists throughout Sawnee’s service area, of which three (3) are up for consideration each year.

Summary of 2018 Activities as of August 3, 2018:
The terms of service for the three (3) SEMC Directorate Districts that are expiring in 2018 are listed below, as well as the results of the actions that occurred in each of these districts.

District #1 (Birmingham):
Given the action taken by the Committee on Nominations (“Committee”) in this directorate district, and with the passing of the deadline for petitions, and as outlined in Sawnee’s Bylaws, the Committee’s nominee, Mr. Roger Coker, was deemed to be elected by the members of this directorate district.

District #4 (Dougherty):
Given the action taken by the Committee on Nominations (“Committee”) in this directorate district, and with the passing of the deadline for petitions, and as outlined in Sawnee’s Bylaws, the Committee’s nominee, Mr. Gary Porter, was deemed to be elected by the members of this directorate district.

District #6 (Matt):
Given the action taken by the Committee on Nominations (“Committee”) in this directorate district, and with the passing of the deadline for petitions, and as outlined in Sawnee’s Bylaws, the Committee’s nominee, Mr. Tim Heard, was deemed to be elected by the members of this directorate district.

Directorate District Meeting Activities:
Below you will find the dates for the upcoming Directorate District meetings:

2019
District 2 (Chestatee) – September 3, 2019
District 7 (Italy) – September 4, 2019
District 9 (Webb) – September 5, 2019

2020
District 3 (Cumming) – September 1, 2020
District 5 (Ducktown) – September 2, 2020
District 8 (Ocee) – September 3, 2020

2021
District 1 (Birmingham) – September 7, 2021
District 4 (Dougherty) – September 8, 2021
District 6 (Matt) – September 9, 2021

What Directorate District Am I In?
If you do not know which SEMC directorate district you are assigned to, use the “District Assignment” tool to the right of this text or contact us and we will be happy to advise you of your assignment.

Additional Information:
More information relating to Sawnee EMC’s 2018 director election(s) and District Meeting(s) will be placed at this site as the process progresses throughout the year.

On the right side of this page are links to useful information relating to the various 2018 director election and district meeting activities.

Questions?
Please feel free to contact Blake House, SEMC’s Vice President of Member Services, at 678-455-1510 or by email at blake.house@sawnee.com if you have questions about the 2018 District Meeting activities, Sawnee EMC’s Director Election process or any information contained at this site.