SMECO newsletter

volume 67 - issue 4 - April 2017

Nominating Committee to meet in May

The 2017 Nominating Committee—appointed at the March meeting of SMECO's Board of Directors—will meet on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 9 a.m. to select candidates for SMECO's Board. The meeting will be held in the board room at 15035 Burnt Store Road in Hughesville, Maryland.

Customer-members interested in being nominated by the committee should submit their application by Friday, May 5, 2017, to SMECO, Attention: Joe Densford, Board Attorney. Applications may be mailed to P.O. Box 1937, Hughesville, MD 20637 or delivered to Terrie Barringer at 15035 Burnt Store Road in Hughesville. Alternatively, a member may submit a petition, signed by any group of 15 or more SMECO members, no later than Friday, June 23, 2017. All candidates, including those running by petition, must complete a Board of Directors Candidate Application. To obtain an application, contact Terrie Barringer at 240-528-9747 or

This committee will select candidates for the five available Board positions. Elections will be held to fill one position in Calvert County, one position in Charles County, one in Prince George's County, and two in St. Mary's County. Board members will be elected by mail, and election results will be announced at SMECO's Annual Meeting on Wednesday, August 23, 2017.

Selection of Nominating Committee members complies with SMECO's bylaws. For more information regarding the committee, nominations, and director qualifications, refer to Article IV, Sections 4.02 and 4.03. A copy of the bylaws may be obtained online at or from a SMECO office.