Annual Membership Meeting

The 2019 Annual Meeting was held Thursday, June 27, 4 pm, at the corporate office located at 1216 Blowing Rock Blvd. NE, Lenoir, NC. Registration began at 3:30. This meeting is a business meeting format that featured reports and the announcement of director elections.

Blue Ridge Energy's 2019 Annual Meeting was held Thursday, June 27, at Blue Ridge Energy's Corporate Office, 1216 Blowing Rock Blvd., NE, in Lenoir, NC. Please take a moment to watch the 2019 cooperative reports in the videos on this page from CEO Doug Johnson, Board Secretary/Treasurer Joy Coffey and CFO Katie Woodle.

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.

CEO Doug Johnson delivers the State of the Cooperative at the 2019 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.