As a cooperative, Polk-Burnett is owned and governed by the members we serve. Directors are local members, just like you, and represent the best interests of all when making decisions for the co-op.Ed Gullickson, Board President
Board responsibilities include approving the annual budget and system improvements, setting rates and hiring the general manager. Polk-Burnett has nine directors, representing nine districts. They serve three-year terms and attend monthly meetings, generally the fourth Monday of each month. Director terms expire in June and an election is held each May by mail and electronic ballot in three districts. Directors are elected by the members.
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