Statement from PEC Board of Directors Regarding Director Oakley’s Social Media Post

The PEC Board of Directors today voted to accept and approve the Complaint Committee’s findings and recommendations regarding board Vice President and District 5 Director James Oakley’s social media post made on Nov. 21, 2016. Following deliberations regarding the effect this issue had caused the cooperative, and after a thorough investigation, the board decided to formally warn Director Oakley and replace him as vice president of the board, effective immediately.