Press Release

Press Release: PEC now accepting board director nominations for 2021 election

Candidate nomination materials available for districts 1, 6, and 7

Nomination petitions are now open for members seeking to serve their communities on the Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) Board of Directors in districts 1, 6, and 7.

Petition forms and additional information are available on PEC’s Nomination by Petition webpage at Applicants may access the nomination petition forms and materials online, download them, and fill them out at their convenience. These materials include qualification requirements, detailed instructions, an application, maps of PEC board districts, and forms for submitting background information and collecting member signatures. The successful candidates will serve a three-year term.

Completed original petition materials must be delivered in-person to, the Governance Team at PEC Headquarters no later than March 22, at 5 p.m.

Members seeking nomination for PEC director positions must:

  • Maintain a primary residence in the PEC board district in which they seek election and receive continuous electric service for at least one year. See Article III of the PEC bylaws for complete qualifications.
  • Obtain verifiable signatures from 50 members who live within the nominee’s board district or have a designated voting residence within that district.
  • Download petition materials and email [email protected] to schedule an appointment to deliver completed materials in-person to PEC Headquarters. Submit completed petition materials in-person to the Governance Team at PEC Headquarters, 201 S. Avenue F, Johnson City, Texas 78636, no later than March 22, at 5 p.m.

A qualifications review committee comprised of members will verify nominees’ qualifications. After petition signatures and nominees’ qualifications are verified, PEC will announce the director candidates.

Find nomination materials on our Nomination by Petition page at, and keep up with PEC election news at our Election HQ page at

Interested members may also request nomination materials by calling 888-554-4732, or emailing [email protected].