The Board on its Special Session on May 28, 2016 held at Dominguez Beach Resort in Doljo, Panglao called and scheduled the district elections for Districts 1, 7 and 9 through Board Resolution No. 68-2016. The district elections were scheduled on July 31, 2016 for District 1, August 14, 2016 for District 7 and August 28, 2016 for District 9. The deadline for the submission of Certificate of Candidacy as per Election Guidelines for Electric Cooperatives is set ten (10) days before the scheduled district election.
Pre-election Briefings were conducted to the Official Candidates, members of the District Election Committee (DECOM) and Precinct Election Committee (PECOM) on the scheduled dates. Official candidates were encouraged to attend said pre-election briefing as one of the qualifications. Attendance to the pre-election briefing conducted by the Institutional Service Department shall be mandatory as per NEA Memorandum No. 2009-11 dated March 15, 2009.
Finally, election winners were proclaimed by the DECOM Chairman of the respective district together with the DECOM members. The new and re-elected directors are as follows: Dir. Marcial P. Degamo for District 1, Dir. Albert B. Ras for District 7 and Dir. Noe S. Cempron for District 9 (re-elected). The winning directors will take their Oath of Office before the General Assembly on October 1, 2016 during the 37th Annual General Membership Assembly (AGMA) of the cooperative to be held at the Calape Cultural and Sports Center, Desamparados, Calape, Bohol.