Annual Membership Meeting / District 2 & 6 Director Elections

Annual Membership Meeting / District 2 & 6 Director Elections

Thursday, April 22, 2021

Due to on-going pandemic protocols, the meeting will be held online beginning @ 2:00 p.m.  Video streaming options will be posted @ closer to the actual date.  As it was last year, only the Board of Directors, necessary staff, Director candidate(s) and Tellers & Credentials Committee members will be present in person.

Election ballots must be received by 10:00 a.m. the day of the meeting either via mail or in-person drop off at one of our facilities (La Junta, Lamar, Springfield, Eads).  Prize drawings will be held throughout the meeting for all members who return a valid election ballot.  Members need not be present to win.

In addition to normal annual business to be conducted, a state-of-the cooperative presentation will be made by the Chief Executive Officer, as well as highlighting high school scholarship winners.

For more information, please contact  Please join us!


SECPA Board positions up for election in 2021 are District 2 – Bent County (incumbent Director is Lawrence Brase); and District 6 – Prowers County (incumbent is Director Merlin Rushton.) See map below.

Director elections are for three year terms, beginning April 2021 and ending March 2024, for District seats 2 & 6.

To be eligible to be a Director:   1) a person must be a SECPA member and bona fide resident of the district he or she is to represent,  2) cannot be an employee or have been an employee of SECPA or its subsidiary within the preceding five (5) years.  3) cannot be employed by or financially interested in a competing enterprise or business selling electric energy or supplies to SECPA.

Petitions must be signed by 15 bona-fide members in the nominee’s district and must be returned no later than 5:00 p.m., JANUARY 4, 2021.   Petitions are available in all SECPA offices.

Petitions can be returned to any SECPA office, or mailed to SECPA, ATTN: Debbie Howard, PO Box 521, La Junta, CO 81050.

Voting Election Policy &
Petition for Director Nomination Form

For more information contact SECPA at 719-383-1314.

The 2020 Annual Meeting for SECPA was held on Thursday, April 22, 2021. The winners of the Director elections were Lawrence Brase - District 2 and Merlin Rushton - District 6.

The recording of the Annual Meeting can be view below:

Please email questions to to have them answered during the meeting.