2018 Annual Meeting
OCEC held its membership meeting on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Cloudcroft High School Gymnasium. Over 500 people attended the annual event.
The business portion of the meeting included video reports from the president, treasurer and general manager. Charlie Mulcock briefed attendees on Operation Round Up, the Energy Efficiency Fund and the scholarship program.
Scott Shafer, Board Treasurer, reported that your co-op has a strong balance sheet and income statement and noted that over $700,000 in patronage capital was retired and refunded to member owners this year.
General Manager, Mario Romero, spoke about the new Carrizozo Solar Facility and it’s financial impact to members over the life of the project. Other topics touched on included OCEC’s vegetation management plan and employee safety.
Election of trustees was held and incumbents, Charlie Mulcock, Scott Shafer and Preston Stone were re-elected for a three -year term. In addition, 2018 scholarship recipients and youth tour delegates were recognized.
After the meeting was adjourned, the drawing for over 85 door prizes was held and a tasty barbeque lunch was provided for those in attendance. Be sure to mark your calendars now for next year’s meeting to be held on Saturday, August 3, 2019. That meeting will mark the 80th Anniversary of your co-op.
Links to annual meeting videos are below for members who were unable to attend.