Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting

Wright-Hennepin's (WH) 2017 Annual Meeting was the 80th in the history of the cooperative! On April 20, 2017, WH invited all members to its Rockford headquarters for a night filled with food, fun and information about your electric cooperative. The event featured a complimentary pork chop dinner. WH served more than 2,400 meals. 

2017 Annual Meeting Recap

More than 2,400 members and guests visited Wright-Hennepin's 80th Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 20. The cooperative informed members of a strong financial performance in 2016. Members re-elected incumbent directors Duane "Butch" Lindenfelser, District 2, Monticello; and Chris Lantto, District 5, Annandale. District 7 re-elected Kenneth Hiebel, Plymouth. Here are a few details from the night:

  • Official number of meals served: 2,402

  • 167 kids checked into our children's room 

  • Members heard from WH President and CEO Tim Sullivan, WH Holding Company Board Chair Timothy Young and  COO Wendy Youngren

  • Members were given a free pound of butter for attending the business meeting

List of prize winners

The event featured many booths and prize drawings for WH members. Here is the full list of prize winners:

Vizio 32" TV Dan Bervig, Rockford
Digital Pressure Cooker Carol Sideen, Howard Lake
Keurig Coffee Maker Paul Mauelhbauer, St. Michael
Tower Fan Larry Smith, Maple Lake
Hedge Trimmer Lenore Johnson, Monticello
Pressure Washer Howard Rotsolk, Maple Lake
Trimmer/Edger/Sweeper Elroy Anderson, Cokato
Dehumidifier Lucinda McCoy, Buffalo
Two Bear Fountain Quentin Alberg, Buffalo
T-Fal Opti-Grill Chris Lodenmier, Maple Lake
Bose Bluetooth Speaker Amy & Brian DesMarais, Maple Lake
High Performance Drill Robert Crouse, Hamel
Deluxe Convection Oven Jim Langseth, Minnetrista
Cordless Stick Vacuum Dennis Stieg, Rogers
Wet/Dry Vac Coreen Blau, Maple Grove
GoPro Marla Scherber
Ipad mini Tess Johnson, Plymouth
Tree Ervin & Tammy Hechtel, South Haven
Tree Joseph Hanf, Maple Grove
Tree Elwood Faue, Hamel
2011 Chevy Pickup Carl Greku, Cokato