Press Release

PEC now accepting board director nominations for 2023 election

Candidate nomination materials available for districts 2 and 3

Nomination petitions and applications are now open for PEC members seeking to serve their communities on the Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) Board of Directors in districts 2 and 3. PEC has seven board directors that each serve three-year terms.

Petition forms and additional application information are available on PEC’s Nomination by Petition webpage. Applicants may access the nomination petition forms and application 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.

Fully completed original petition and application materials must be physically received by, or hand-delivered to, the Governance Team at the PEC Headquarters in Johnson City no later than March 27, 2023, at 5 p.m. PEC 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 original, verifiable signatures on the form provided by PEC from 50 PEC members who live within the nominee’s voting district or have a designated voting membership within that district.
  • Completed petition materials must be physically received by, or hand-delivered to, the Governance Team at PEC Headquarters, 201 S. Avenue F, Johnson City, Texas 78636, no later than March 27 at 5 p.m.

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

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

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