Chugach members elect two new directors
Chugach Electric members elected Sam Cason and Mark Wiggin to the utility's Board of Directors. Election results were announced Monday night, June 15, at the electric cooperative's annual meeting held for the first time in a virtual platform in order to comply with health and safety concerns around the COVID-19 pandemic. Brad Authier, Sam Cason, Mitchell Roth, and Mark Wiggin ran for the two open seats vacated by Harry Crawford and Susan Reeves who had both reached their term limits. Cason and Wiggin will each serve four-year terms.
Of Chugach's 69,589 members of record, 8,249 - or 12 % - cast ballots in the 2020 election. More than 100 members signed up to view the virtual annual meeting via livestream. A recording of the virtual annual meeting and the regular board meeting that followed is below.
Board Candidate applications:
|Application for Director Position form||DOC|
|Attestment of Candidate Qualification form||DOC|
|Candidate Information form||DOC|
|Petition Candidate Instructions|
|Petition Signature Page|