The Board of Directors represents all 7,500+ owners and shape the vision for the co-op while evaluating the current performance of the business through Policy Governance. A strong and successful cooperative depends on a highly functional and effective Board of Directors. Your co-op needs your input in guidance and leadership to continue to thrive as a cooperative business. Claim one of your most powerful rights of co-op ownership and vote today!
The Merc Co+op's Board of Directors is comprised of seven co-op owners who are elected by the general ownership and serve three-year terms. Any co-op owner may run for a board position and all co-op owners in good standing with shares paid in full by August 31. 2017 are eligible to vote.
Voting will occur from October 1 through November 5, 2017. Voting will take place through a secure, online portal as well as by paper ballots available in store. Voters will select from three candidates to fill two open seats. (Scroll down to meet the candidates.)
Election results will be announced at the Annual Co-op Meeting on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Carnegie Building and on the website thereafter.
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