2021 Elections: Districts 1 and 5
Board Director terms in CoServ Electric Board Districts 1 and 5 will expire in 2021, which means those seats will be up for election. Beginning with this year's elections, Board terms will transition to four-year terms from three-year terms.
Board Candidate Process
Per CoServ Electric's bylaws, eligible CoServ Electric Members can apply to be candidates for election to the Board of Directors, vote in the Board of Directors election and attend the Annual Meeting, where the election results are announced. Ballots are returned to and counted by election firm Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS).
Interested in serving? Article IV of CoServ Electric's Bylaws covers election, tenure, voting districts, terms, nominations and qualifications. Complete this form, to request more information regarding the qualifications, responsibilities and requirements for a CoServ Board Member.
Every year, a notice is mailed to all Members that reside within the districts that are up for election. 2021's District Notice for Districts 1 and 5 was mailed in the March edition of Texas Co-op Power magazine and has been posted below.
2021: Districts 1 and 5
2022: Districts 2 and 7
2023: Districts 3, 4 and 6
2021 Election Timeline
January 18: Record date for District Notices. (If you became a CoServ Electric Member after this date, you will not receive a District Notice.)
March 1: District Notices are mailed in the March edition of Texas Co-op Power magazine to all CoServ Electric Members residing in Districts 1 & 5—the Districts from which a Board Director seat is up for election this year.
March 10: First day Director petitions are made available.
March 26: Members interested in running must attend an orientation and receive Director Candidate information by 5 p.m. CST.
April 2: Last day to file Director nomination petition and other required forms to CoServ's corporate office by 5 p.m. CST and by appointment only.
April 9: Last day for Board candidates to withdraw in writing from the election.
May 14: Scheduled date for mailing of Annual Meeting Notice and ballot to eligible CoServ Electric members.
June 4: Ballots must be received by Survey & Ballot Systems by 5 p.m CST. Starting in 2021, there will be an online option for voting.
June 10: Annual Meeting | Election results announced.