Last Updated on June 14, 2023 8:01 am
Lenoir, North Carolina – Members can participate in the annual meeting of Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation by phone or by attending the meeting, which will be held at the corporate office on Thursday, June 22nd at 4 pm. Members may also listen and watch by livestream on the cooperative’s YouTube channel and at www.BlueRidgeEnergy.com/AMlive
To vote on motions or ask a question during the Q&A periods, members must attend the meeting or use the call-in option by dialing 1-866-416-5215 during the meeting and entering their account number.
Members who have not already voted in director elections by mail or online by the deadline of June 14th may come to the corporate office during the annual meeting to vote or change their vote if they wish to do so. A director election kit will be sent by mail, or by email for those who signed up by the deadline, to each member on May 24th.
Members received annual meeting and director election information in their May issue of Carolina Country which contains the member newsletter, Membership Matters. The June issue provides full details of how to participate in this year’s annual meeting as well as the 2022 annual report.
During the annual meeting, business reports will be delivered from key board and staff members. These reports, as well as director election results, will also be shared on the cooperative’s website and social media.
Information about director elections and the annual meeting are available on the cooperative’s website at www.blueridgeenergy.com/company/2023AM.
Under the market name of Blue Ridge Energy, Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation serves some 78,000 electric cooperative members in northwest North Carolina. Blue Ridge Energy’s Propane and Fuels subsidiary provides residential and commercial propane, fuels and related hearth and outdoor living products in each local district office showroom as well as Morganton, North Carolina. Blue Ridge Energy also offers energy efficiency programs and innovative energy solutions.