2024 Annual Meeting – “Creating Powerful Connections”

Join us on April 20 for the 87th Annual Meeting of the Membership!

Each year we come together to announce Board election results, celebrate achievements and hear highlights on the state of your cooperative from our leadership team. This year, join us on April 20 at the Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center to enjoy great food, wonderful entertainment, and fun prizes. Up for election this year are Districts 3 and 4.

There is no need to pre-register this year. Similar to how Umatilla Electric’s Annual Meetings have been held in the past, this event is free to all UEC members and a guest and will be open seating with registration at the event.

  • Time: The event begins at 5:00 p.m. Doors open at 4:15 p.m.
  • Location: Eastern Oregon Trade & Event Center (EOTEC) in Hermiston: 1705 E Airport Road, Hermiston, OR 97838

Don’t miss this year’s entertainment: Rock Dee House Dueling Pianos!

View the 2023 Achievements in our Recap Video, here:

This year’s event theme highlights the connections in our communities, with our industry partners and across our cooperative that make this area exceptional: Creating Powerful Connections.

Board Election Information

Umatilla Electric Cooperative’s service area is divided into seven districts. Members of each district elect a director to represent them for a three-year term; each member may vote only in one district. This year, elections are being held for Districts 3 and 4. Results will be announced at UEC’s Annual Meeting on April 20, 2024. UEC’s current Board Members can be found on our Leadership Page.

District 3 includes the area south of the Columbia River to the north side of the Umatilla Depot, including East Irrigon and Umatilla; from the Morrow County line east to North Ott Road. District 3 is currently represented by Bryan Wolfe.

District 4 includes the Columbia and Stanfield service area from south of the Columbia River to the north side of Stanfield Meadows Road; east of North Ott Road to the east side of Cold Springs Reservoir. District 4 is currently represented by Phil Hamm.


Come for the Fun, Stay for the Amazing Gifts!

Door prizes will be announced after the business meeting and entertainment. Must be present to win. Our 2024 door prize list is below:

  • Free Electricity for one year! * (Terms and Conditions Apply)
  • $500 Safeway Gift Card
  • Microsoft Surface Pro Laptop
  • $100 Rays Daze Gift Card
  • Virtual Reality Headset
  • $100 Rick’s Car Wash Gift Card
  • $300 Wildhorse Resort Gift Card
  • Canon Professional Camera
  • $100 Famous Footwear Gift Card
  • Pendleton Woolen Mills Blanket
  • $200 Kopacz Nursery Gift Card
  • Dyson Cordless Vacuum
  • 65″ Smart TV
  • $100 Heidi’s Coffee Gift Card
  • 12-Gal. ShopVac
  • $100 Wildcat Baristas and Brews Gift Card
  • Heated Coat Set
  • $100 Farm Grounds Coffee Gift Card
  • Sony Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
  • Battery-Operated Garden Pruner
  • $100 Ace Hardware Gift Card
  • Sonicare Toothbrush Set
  • Dash Cam Package
  • $100 Oregon Grain Growers Gift Card
  • 2-Pack Digital Photo Frames
  • Energy Efficiency Kit
  • Car Jumpstart Kit
  • Igloo 70 Qt. Cooler
  • $500 Shell Gas Card
  • $300 60-Minute Photo Gift Card
  • Beats Wireless Headphones
  • 8-Pc. Cookware Set
  • Battery-Operated Chainsaw
  • 4-Pack Trail Cameras
  • Apple Airpods
  • $100 Echo Ridge Cellars Gift Card
  • 6-Gal. Air Compressor
  • $100 Prodigal Son Brewing Gift Card
  • $100 Nookies Gift Card
  • Air Fryer & Dehydrator Set
  • Scanner Diagnostic Tool
  • $100 The Next Chapter Bookstore Gift Card

No One Goes Away Empty-Handed!

In coordination with this year’s event theme: Creating Powerful Connections, we are giving each member something to help you power up your everyday life. This year’s member gift is a “power tower” featuring 16 power outlets and 5 lightning USB ports. One gift per household. We can’t wait to see you there!


Event Highlights

Have a Question?

We hope to hear from you, even if it’s virtually. Complete the form below to ask a question or leave a comment.

Question / Comment?

Questions and comment form for consideration during UEC's Annual Meeting.

  • Please enter the address associated with your UEC membership. This will help us direct any relative questions to the correct Board of Director as appropriate.