During the upcoming annual meeting of the Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation on Aug. 15, members will vote to fill vacant seats on the Board of Directors from two districts in Wilson County
Following are candidates for the vacant seats.
Luther Lenning is seeking to fill the position for District 4A in Wilson. Lenning is a retired farmer. A 47-year member of MTEMC, he and his wife, Brenda, live in Mt. Juliet. He has been a member of the MTEMC Board of Directors for nine years, where he serves as chairman of the Legislative Committee and holds his NRECA Credentialed Cooperative Director and Leadership Certification. He is a former mayor of Mt. Juliet, a Wilson County Commissioner, U.S. Army veteran, FFA alumni past president, member of the County Official Association of Tennessee and member of Cloyd’s Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Jim Mills is seeking to fill the position for District 4D in Wilson. Mills is Director of Government and Community Relations/Physician Recruiting with University Medical Center. He and his wife, Julie, live in Lebanon. He has been a member of the MTEMC Board of Directors for the past nine years. He has served as an elected alderman with the City of Lebanon, board president and graduate of Leadership Wilson, board president of Wilson County CASA and served as former president, board member for Lebanon/ Wilson County Chamber of Commerce and holds his NRECA Credentialed Cooperative Director and Leadership Certifications.
Candidates to represent Wilson County’s District on the Nominating Committee are Ken Howell, Hilton A. Mires, Quintin Smith and John R. Woodroof.
The nominating committee is the group that nominates candidates for the following year’s vacant board of directors positions. Members can vote for as many as four nominees for the committee in District 4.
Several young ladies from Wilson County are also entered in the Miss MTEMC Pageant. The contestants, their parents and sponsors are as follows: (see contestants photos in the Aug. 12th issue of The Wilson Post, page B-7. Pick up your copy today at our office!)
• Megan Lasater, daughter of Kevin and Patricia Lasater of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Leeville FCE Club. • Jessica Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dintin Smith of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Shop Springs FCE Club. • Lauran Douglass, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Douglass of Lebanon. Sponsored by the LaGuardo FCE Club. • Becky Jane Porter, daughter of Jeff and Julie Porter of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Tuckers Crossroad FCE Club. • Hayley K. Harmon, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Perry B. Harmon of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Statesville FCE Club.• Morgan Tomlinson, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Tomlinson of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Oakland FCE Club. • Laine Griffin, daughter of Michael and Deborah Griffin of Mt. Juliet. Sponsored by the Mt. Juliet FCE Club. • Kelli Johnson, daughter of Russell and Sherry Stroud of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Norene Community Club. • Lindsey Hodge, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Shane Jones of Lebanon. Sponsored by the Norene FCE Club. • Sarah Ayache, daughter of Mrs. Tammi Jones of Watertown. Sponsored by Alpha Delta Pi at MTSU. • Samantha Boyd, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Marc Boyd of Mt. Juliet. Sponsored by the Friends and Neighbors FCE Club.