Notice: Nominees Selected by Nominating Committee, Nomination Petition Period Open
The nomination period conducted by Belco’s Nominating Committee closed on October 31, 2019. This election cycle is for four (4) positions on the Board of Directors and one (1) position on the Supervisory Committee.
After the close of the nomination period, the Nominating Committee vetted the candidates, and hereby nominates the following individuals for the appropriate office:
BOARD OF DIRECTORS – Three-year terms
- Jeff Cohick, Incumbent 4. Ryan Maxwell
- Dawn Gamble 5. Margaret Minnich, Incumbent
- Beverly Lilley, Incumbent 6. Donald Person, Incumbent
SUPERVISORY COMMITTEE – Three-year term
- Chris Feather, Incumbent
Nomination by Petition
Belco’s bylaws also permit nominations for elected office by petition. The Nominating Committee hereby notifies the members that the time period for nominations to serve on the Board of Directors or the Supervisory Committee by petition is now open. The deadline for petitions is February 19, 2020.
Nomination petition forms can be obtained at any Belco branch, or click here to print/download the form. The petition form must be signed by 400 members in good standing and include a certificate stating that the petitioner is willing to accept such nomination and, if elected, will serve.
In addition, all official petitions must be accompanied by a short biographical statement, no more than 100 words. Petitioners understand and agree that the Nominating Committee may edit such statements for inclusion in any future notice to the membership.
Petitions may be dropped off or mailed to the following address: Belco Community Credit Union, Nominating Committee Chair, 449 Eisenhower Blvd, Harrisburg, PA 17111, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In accordance with Belco’s Bylaws, if, at the close of the nomination periods, there is only one candidate nominated for each available position, there will be no voting and the nominees will be elected by acclamation at the Annual Meeting.
The Annual Meeting is scheduled for April 4, 2020 beginning at 7:00pm.
Note: Belco’s Bylaws do not allow nominations from the floor at the Annual Meeting.