Nominating Committee from left to right: David Peck (Board District 27), Steven Kromminga (13), Joel Schmitz (12), Richard Booth (21), John Breuer (23), John Lemert (24), Marvin Grimm (17), and Jerry Paul (26). Not pictured are Robert Hanson (11) and Shawn Kreutner (15)
ECI REC’s Nominating Committee met on January 17 to begin the process of choosing ECI REC member-consumers from each Director District to be placed on the ballot as candidates for Board of Director positions to be voted on at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Members. Each director of ECI REC selected a member-consumer from their individual board district at a recent Board of Directors meeting to serve on the committee.
There are three positions up for election from District 1, Benton area, and one for District 2, Buchanan area. If you are interested in being a candidate, would like to make a recommendation, or have a petition nominating a member, please contact the Nominating Committee member representing the applicable Director District that you or the nominee could represent (see below). Nominations may also be submitted to the Urbana office. Director positions up for reelection and the representing Nominating Committee members are also listed below.
Nominations by petition must have 35 names. Candidates must live in the Director District they could potentially represent. All nominations must be registered before Thursday, February 20, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., at Urbana Administrative Headquarters. All candidates will be reviewed and nominations confirmed at the Nominating Committee meeting at that time.
DISTRICT 1 – DIRECTOR DISTRICT #11
Currently represented by Jeff Elliott, La Porte City
Serving: Big Creek (sections 31-36) and Spring Creek (sections 31-32) Townships in Black Hawk County; Jefferson (section 34) Township in Buchanan County; Geneseo, Clark, and Oneida Townships in Tama County; Bruce, Cedar, Harrison, Monroe, and Jackson Townships in Benton County.
Nominating Contact: Robert Hanson
5071 15th Ave
La Porte City, IA 50651
DISTRICT 1 – DIRECTOR DISTRICT #12
Currently represented by Chris Sackett, Center Point
Serving: Cono (sections 31-32) and Homer (sections 35-36) Townships in Buchanan County; Polk (all sections less section 4) and Benton (sections 1-4, 9-16, and 21-24) Townships in Benton County; Grant (sections 5-8) Township in Linn County.
Nominating Contact: Joel Schmitz
5332 29th Ave
Vinton, IA 52349
DISTRICT 1 – DIRECTOR DISTRICT #15
Currently represented by Bill Frazier, VanHorne
Serving: Taylor, Benton (sections 5-8, 17-20, and 29-32), Big Grove, and Eden Townships in Benton County.
Nominating Contact: Shawn Kreutner
6457 23rd Ave
Vinton, IA 52345
DISTRICT 2 – DIRECTOR DISTRICT #26
Currently represented by Steve Rau, Stanley
Serving: Illyria, Smithfield, Fairfield, Jefferson, Scott, and Putnam Townships in Fayette County; Sperry and Cass Townships in Clayton County; Buffalo and Madison Townships in Buchanan County; Richland and Coffins Grove Township in Delaware County.
Nominating Contact: Jerry Paul
7898 L Avenue
Fayette, IA 52142