Mountain View Electric Association (MVEA) will hold its 76th Annual Meeting of Members at Limon Public Schools in Limon, Colorado, on June 8, 2017, with registration and dinner at 4:30 p.m. and the business meeting commencing at 6:30 p.m. for the following purposes:
- To elect 2 directors for the Association – one from District 2 and one from District 7.
- To conduct such other business as may properly come before the meeting.
As stated in the MVEA By-laws, Article III., Section 2., “The person elected will be elected for a term to expire at the third Annual Meeting of Members after their election or until their successors are elected and qualified.”
2017 MVEA Board Nominations Now Open
At the Annual Meeting on June 8, 2017, at Limon Public Schools in Limon, two directors will be elected to Mountain View Electric Association, Inc.’s (MVEA) Board of Directors from the following districts:
District 2: Simla, Matheson and a portion of the surrounding areas
(Incumbent Rick L. Gordon)
District 7: Monument, Woodmoor and a portion of the surrounding areas
(Incumbent Donna Andersen-Van Ness)
The procedure for Director Elections and Member Voting is available below under the heading “Member Meeting and Director Election Information.”
Are you interested in being a candidate? Please contact a member of the nominating committee or contact the MVEA Board Nomination Information Line via phone message or email. (Contact information is listed below.)
A candidate must be a MVEA member and reside in the district where the
re is a vacancy. For additional candidate requirements, visit the “Bylaws,” link below and go to “Article III, Section 2.” Before applying, please contact either MVEA office at (719) 775-2861 or (719) 495-2283 to verify your district.
A member may also petition for nomination. Petitions and procedures are available below under the heading “Member Meeting and Director Election Information” or at the Limon Headquarters, 1655 5th St., Limon; or at the Falcon Operations Center, 11140 E. Woodmen Rd, Falcon. Petitions must be signed by 15 members of MVEA and returned to either MVEA office by 5:30 p.m., Monday, April 24, 2017.
A candidate questionnaire must be completed for either nomination by the committee or nomination by petition. This questionnaire can be found at the link below under the heading “Member Meeting and Director Election Information” or you can pick one up at either office. If you have questions, please contact a member of the nominating committee or contact the MVEA Board Nomination Information Line. Candidate questionnaires must be received by the nominating committee or submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 6, 2017, for the committee’s consideration. If you are petitioning for nomination, the candidate questionnaire must be submitted to either MVEA office with your petition no later than 5:30 p.m., Monday, April 24, 2017.
13217 County Road 141
Simla, CO 80835
310 Tam O Shanter Way
Monument, CO 80132
MVEA Board Nomination Information Line
Your Vote, Your Voice
In April 2017, the Nominating Committee for Mountain View Electric Association, Inc. will determine if there will be uncontested or contested director district elections this year. If the elections are uncontested, the directors will be elected by voice vote at the Annual Meeting of Members. If the elections are contested, voting ballots will be mailed to the members. The last date for the return of mailed ballots is Wednesday, June 7, 2017.
Member Meeting and Director Election Information
4.0 Procedure for Director Elections and Member Voting
Statement of Qualifications and Expectations of a Rural Electric Director
Director Candidate Questionnaire
Nominating Petition for Director District 2
Nominating Petition for Director District 7
Prior Year Annual Meeting Information
View MVEA’s 75th Anniversary History book! In 1941, MVEA was founded by members dedicated to bringing light to night, and a modern convenience to a world of hard labor for small tasks. This book tells their story. If you would like a copy, the books are available to our members in the Falcon and Limon lobbies.
2016 Annual Meeting Presentation with Polling Questions and Results
2015 Annual Meeting Presentation with Polling Questions and Results
2014 Annual Meeting Presentation