CVEC held its 86th Annual Meeting at the Headquarters location on September 20, marking the first time the Cooperative has held the annual meeting at one of its offices. Members attended both in-person and via live stream to hear about the Cooperative’s challenges and successes over the past year. Board Chairman Kinckle Robinson reviewed the Cooperative’s history of being an industry leader and Treasurer Dr. Brian Bates delivered the financial report from Board. Before opening the floor for questions, President and CEO Gary Wood provided an update on current and upcoming work plan projects and community focus, as well as the completion of CVEC’s fiber broadband project.

During the Annual Meeting, members voted to re-elect the following directors:  Jace Gooding, to the West District, Kinckle Robinson to the South District, and George Goin to the East District.

Special guests from the VMDAEC included President & CEO Brian Mosier and Board Chair Mike Sandridge.

–Report byTiffany Gordon, Communications Assistant, Central Virginia Electric Cooperative