Do you want to serve on Dakota Electric’s Nominating Committee?

Dakota Electric Association is requesting member volunteers to serve on the Nominating Committee for the Board of Directors election. Members who desire to serve should email Melissa Cherney at [email protected] or call 651-463-6252. Requests must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 7, 2020. Volunteer members are drawn by lot for each district (two members from each district and one alternate from each district). Members will be notified of their selection on or about Jan. 6, 2021.

The Nominating Committee will meet late afternoon/evening on Jan. 26, 2021 (or alternate date of Feb. 9) to interview candidates.

Deadline for board candidates is Dec. 7

The following incumbent directors are seeking reelection to the Board of Directors: Jerry Pittman in District 1, Clay Van De Bogart in District 2, Ken Danner in District 3, and Judy Kimmes in District 4. Any member in good standing may seek election for the Board of Directors in the district in which he/she resides.

Members interested in seeking election for a director seat should request an application from Melissa Cherney at [email protected] or call 651-463- 6252. Completed applications must be received at the Dakota Electric office by 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 7, 2020. Candidate interviews will be conducted the evening of Jan. 26, 2021 (or alternate date of Feb. 9).