Congratulations to Garry Niemeyer on being elected as the new District 5 Director! The certified election results show 1,448 ballots were cast from 4,709 eligible members, yielding a participation rate of 30.75%. Nationally, the participation rate for cooperative elections is between 12-15%. The Board of Directors appreciate the desire exhibited by all 4-candidates to fill the open District 5 seat, which was held by retired Director John Beatty! Niemeyer, Auburn, will be seated at the July 28, 2020 regular board meeting.
Thom Hart, District 4 and Mel Repscher, District 6, who ran unopposed, were re-elected for another 3 year term.
Lucky drawing winners will appear in RECC’s September newsletter.