Board of Directors
Voting and Election Information
As a cooperative, Poudre Valley REA is governed by democratic principles. Each spring the association holds an annual meeting and an election for the Board of Directors. Any member in good standing may petition to run for the Board.
The Board of Directors has established Voting and Director Elections Policy 4.11 that is available in PDF form for review.
Voting and Director Elections Policy 4.11 (PDF)
A complete copy of the association bylaws are available for viewing HERE.
How to become a candidate for the Board of Directors at PVREA
As a cooperative, Poudre Valley REA is governed by democratic principles. Each spring the association holds an annual meeting and an election for the Board of Directors. There are three director positions up for election in 2014, one in Larimer County, one in Boulder County and one in Weld County. The association bylaws are detailed concerning the petition procedure. Any member in good standing of the association is eligible to submit a petition to become a candidate for the Board of Directors. Petitions must be signed by at least 15 members of the association and submitted to the Board no later than Noon, February 3, 2014. A candidate must also submit a photo and biography and may submit up to a 250 word summary of the candidate's qualifications and views for inclusion in the "Notice of Annual Meeting" which is sent to all members.
Board candidate and petition packets may be picked up at PVREA's office located at: 7649 REA Parkway, Ft. Collins, CO 80528 beginning at Noon on Dec. 17, 2013.
Schedule of Elections
Candidate packets and petitions available after Noon on December 17, 2013.
Petition packets due at Noon February 3, 2014.
Ballots mailed February 25, 2014.
Mail balloting closes 11:00 a.m. March 28, 2014.
On site balloting March 29, 2014.
Ballots tabulated March 28 & 29, 2014.
Election results and on-site balloting will take place at The Annual Meeting of the Members of Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association, Inc. which will be held in the Embassy Suites Hotel John Q. Hammons Conference Center, 4705 Clydesdale Pkwy, Loveland, Colorado 80538, Saturday March 29, 2014.