Due to continued COVID-19 safety precautions, the 2021 Annual Meeting for Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation was held virtually at 4 PM on Thursday, June 24, 2021 at the company’s corporate office located on 1216 Blowing Rock Boulevard in Lenoir, NC . Members received information in their June 2021 Carolina Country regarding virtual access to this event.

Blue Ridge Energy's 2022 annual meeting will be held on June 23. 

Agenda and Order of Business


The agenda and order of business at the Annual Meeting of the members and insofar as possible, at all other meetings of the members, shall be essentially as follows:

  1. Report on the number of members present in person and by proxy in order to determine the existence of a quorum.
  2. Reading of the notice of the meeting and proof of the due mailing thereof, or of the waiver or waivers of notice of the meeting, as the case may be.
  3. Reading of unapproved minutes of previous meetings of the members and the taking of necessary action thereon.
  4. Election of Directors.
  5. Presentation and consideration of reports of Officers and committees.
  6. Unfinished business.
  7. New business.
  8. Adjournment.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Board of Directors may from time to time establish a different agenda or order of business, provided that no business other than adjournment of the meeting to another time and place may be transacted until and unless the existence of a quorum is first established.

Please take a moment to listen to the 2021 cooperative reports on this page from CEO Doug Johnson, Board Secretary/Treasurer Joy Coffey and CFO Katie Woodle

CEO Doug Johnson delivers the State of the Cooperative at the 2021 Annual Meeting.

CFO Katie Woodle reports on the financial stability of your cooperative.

Remarks from Blue Ridge Electric Membership Corporation board member and secretary-treasurer, Joy Coffey.