SECO Energy congratulates District 6 Trustee Mike Muffett on earning his Credentialed Cooperative Director (CCD) Certificate from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). The CCD is the first part of the NRECA’s Director Education Program.
According to the NRECA, directors/trustees seeking the CCD certification must complete five courses that focus on basic cooperative governance and the essential skills required of cooperative directors/trustees. The CCD prepares directors/trustees to fulfill their fiduciary duty as elected officials serving on behalf of their membership. Upon completion of the five CCD required courses, directors/trustees are awarded the Credential Cooperative Director Certificate.
SECO Energy is a not-for-profit electric cooperative, operated for an owned by its members. SECO’s nine-member Board of Trustees consists of members who live in SECO’s service area. They are elected to oversee the governance of the cooperative. Each Trustee on the Board is elected by the members who reside in his/her District. Collectively, the Trustees are responsible for establishing, reviewing and revising corporate policies to ensure that SECO continues to preserve reliable, affordable service for all members.
Trustee Muffett is proud earn the Credentialed Cooperative Director Certificate through the NRECA. Mr. Muffett stated, “I am proud to have completed the education requirement to earn the Credentialed Cooperative Director certification through the NRECA. I am extremely honored that the members of District 6 have put their trust in me to represent them on the SECO Energy Board of Trustees. I look forward to continuing my Board education through the NRECA.”
CEO Jim Duncan stated, “Congratulations, Trustee Muffett, on earning your Credentialed Cooperative Director Certification. I am thankful for your Board service and willingness to serve as your District’s representative on the SECO Energy Board.”
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