Ben Russell Resigns from MEC Board

Published on Monday, July 1, 2024 in Board of Directors

As shared in a letter to District 6 customers on May 1, Ben Russell of Constantine has resigned from the MEC Board of Directors effective June 26, 2024.

Russell has faithfully represented and served the customers of District 6 since 1994, serving as vice chairperson and bringing great leadership to the Board. While he’ll be greatly missed, we appreciate his dedication to MEC and our customers.

The Board is reviewing qualified candidates who applied by May 29 to serve in the seat for the remainder of the term. The appointed director will have the option to run for re-election.

District 6 includes Constantine, Florence, Mottville, Porter (Cass County), and White Pigeon Townships in Michigan, as well as Washington and York Townships in Indiana. The term for District 6 ends in April 2025.