October 2019 – Notice of Vacancy on AVEC Board of Directors

Posted: November 21, 2019

The Board of Directors of Alaska Village Electric Cooperative recently received the resignation of a board member who was elected in April of 2018 to serve a three year term. Following the creation of a vacancy on the board, the remaining board members are required by the Bylaws to appoint a qualified replacement to fill the remainder of the term, which ends in April 2021.

The current Board Members are:

  • Fred Sagoonick, Shaktoolik—Chair
  • Robert Beans, Mt. Village—Vice Chair
  • Helena Jones, Ambler—Secretary
  • Peter Demoski, Nulato—Treasurer
  • Robert Hoffman, Bethel
  • Walter Sampson, Noorvik

Any AVEC member in good standing may apply to fill this vacancy. The individual may not be employed by or financially interested in a competing enterprise or a business selling electric energy or supplies to the cooperative. In selecting a replacement director, The board will also consider the Bylaw requirement that no more than one director may come from a community and that directors must represent the “widest possible geographic distribution.”

Members wishing to be considered for this vacancy should submit a letter of interest addressed to the AVEC Board of Directors and mailed to 4831 Eagle Street, Anchorage, Alaska, 99503. Letters of interest may also be emailed to AMurphy@avec.org. All expressions of interest must be received no later than Friday, October 25, 2019.