Director Elections

In 2022, the director seats for districts 4, 6 and 8 are up for election. The results will be announced at the Annual Meeting on April 21, 2022.

Apply to be a director

If you reside in a district where a Board seat is up for election (Districts 4, 6 and 8 for 2022), you may apply to be a director. Learn more about director criteria, responsibilities and more below. 

Director applications must be signed and completed by March 2, 2022. Mail in the form along with a resume to:

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association
Attn: Board Chair Erick Heinz 
P.O. Box 330
Rockford, MN 55373

Director application form

Director criteria

To be a WH board member, applicants must meet certain criteria. 

Learn about director criteria. 

Director duties and responsibilities 

Directors have three legal duties, in addition to other responsibilities, while serving on the WH Board. 

Read the director duties and responsibilities.

The role of a director

In addition to monthly Board Meetings, WH directors can expect to participate in industry meetings, learning about electric utility trends and more. 

Learn more about the role of a Wright-Hennepin board member. 

A typical WH Board Meeting

What does a typical WH Board Meeting look like? Read a blog from former WH Director Dale Jans to learn more! 

A typical WH Board Meeting.

A typical WH Board Calendar

Board members attend monthly WH Board Meetings, as well as different legislative and industry meetings and conferences throughout the year. 

See what a typical WH Board calendar looks like.

WH CEO's Memo: Member control delivers the cooperative advantage

As an electric cooperative, WH is guided by the seven cooperative principles. Learn more about each principle in-depth. 

In the December 2020 Hotline Update, President and CEO Tim Sullivan wrote about one of the seven cooperative principles: Democratic Member Control, and how it is part of what makes electric cooperatives such as WH stand out above the rest.

Read the CEO's memo.

Districts 4, 6 and 8