DEMCO Annual Meeting

Official Notice: Annual Meeting


In accordance with the provisions of Article III, section 3.03 of the Bylaws of DEMCO notice is hereby given that the Annual Meeting of the members of the corporation will be held at DEMCO’s Headquarters Facility, 16262 Wax Road, Greenwell Springs, Louisiana, Saturday, May 15, 2021. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. In accordance with Article IV, section 4.05 of the corporation Bylaws, notice is hereby given that the following persons have been nominated by the official nominating committee to fill the four positions on the Board of Directors in which vacancies occur this year.

By Nomination:

Elinda Taillon, District 1

Jill McGraw, District 2

Leslie Falks, District 7

Tresa Byrd, District 11

Board Election


 

Four incumbent directors in this year’s board election were unopposed and will be elected by general consent in accordance with DEMCO bylaws: Elinda Taillon, District 1, Ascension Parish; Jill McGraw, District 2, East Baton Rouge Parish; Leslie Falks, District 7, Livingston Parish; and Tresa Byrd, District 11, St. Helena Parish. Each of the directors expressed their gratitude to DEMCO members for re-electing them to the board of directors for a three-year term.

Elinda Taillon
District 1, Ascension Parish
Taillon, a lifelong resident of Ascension Parish, was appointed to the DEMCO Board of Directors in November 2020 to fulfill the unexpired term of Clarence Brock. Taillon serves DEMCO members in District 1, Ascension Parish. She is retired from BASF Corporation with 37 years of service.

Jill McGraw
District 2, East Baton Rouge Parish
McGraw, a lifelong resident of the Zachary area was appointed to the DEMCO Board of Directors in February 2018 to fill the unexpired term of Ann Samuel. McGraw serves DEMCO members in District 2, East Baton Rouge Parish. 

Leslie Falks
District 7, Livingston Parish
Falks, a lifelong resident of Livingston Parish and local business owner, was appointed to the DEMCO Board of Directors in 1987. Falks serves DEMCO members in District 7, Livingston Parish. He is a local business owner.

Tresa Byrd
District 11, St. Helena Parish
Byrd, a lifelong resident of the St. Helena parish, was appointed to the DEMCO Board of Directors in March 2020 to fill the unexpired term of Frank Johnson. Byrd serves DEMCO members in District 11, St. Helena Parish. She has worked for the St. Helena Parish Police Jury since 1994.

 

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