February 25, 2021

Director Nomination Process – Election Update

The following letter was mailed to MaxYield Cooperative members August 1st. It contains an update on who is currently seeking election to MaxYield’s board of directors, and who to contact if you are interested in running. 

August 1, 2012

Dear MaxYield Cooperative Members,

The governance process is one of the most important components of your cooperative’s success. The purpose of this letter is to inform our members of the approaching open board seat in the west region and provide who you should contact if you are interested in seeking election to the board in two of the three regions.

In the east region, no candidate is up for election in 2012.

Howard Haas is seeking re-election in the central region (between Highway 4 and Highway 17).

In the west region (west of Highway 4) Ron Rouse is seeking re-election.

In the west region (west of Highway 4), Steve King will not be seeking re-election. With an open board seat in the west region, a nominating committee has been appointed. Steph Essick and Don Salton will be serving as the nominating committee and will be assisted by director Jim Wirtz.   

If you are interested in seeking election for the MaxYield board, contact a member of the nominating committee or Chad Meyer, Client Relations/Communications Team Leader. Contact information for each is noted below:

•    Steph Essick; 3075 400th St, Dickens, IA 51333 Cell: 712-260-2061
•    Don Salton;  4095 280th Ave, Dickens, IA 51333 Home: 712-836-2036
•    Jim Wirtz; 305 1st Ave NE, West Bend, IA 50597 Home: 515-887-6554
•    Chad Meyer; Client Relations/Communication team leader 800-383-0003 ext. 216, cmeyer@maxyieldcooperative.com.

In the central region, no nominating committee has been formed. However, if you have interest in seeking election, please contact Jim Wirtz or Chad Meyer.

To be considered a candidate by the nominating committee, candidates must:
•    Be a Class “A” member.
•    No criminal record (felonies)
•    A good credit history with MaxYield
•    History of a reasonable amount of business with MaxYield

The deadline to declare intention to run for board is August 31st 2012.


Howard Haas
Board President

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