Board Candidate Request - January 16, 2018

To:                   The Members of Xenia Rural Water District


From:               The Board of Directors of Xenia Rural Water District


Subject:           Call to Action for Board Candidacy


The Annual Meeting of Xenia Rural Water District will be held on April 19, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at our Bouton office.  At this meeting, the District will fill, by election, any open board seat(s). The Board is now seeking potential nominees to stand for election.  If you would like to be considered for inclusion on the proxy ballot, please complete the "Candidate Information Request" form found on the back of this memo.  If you have a resume available, please also include it with the Candidate Information Request form.


The deadline for submitting this form is February 9, 2018.  You may submit the information sheet and resume to Corey Iben at Xenia by e-mail, postal mail or in person.  The e-mail address to use is If sending via postal mail, address the envelope to:


                        Xenia Rural Water District

                        Attn: Corey Iben - Board Candidate Submission

                        P.O. Box 39

                        Bouton, IA 50039


Members of the current Board of Directors will review submitted materials and contact potential candidates for personal or phone interviews to be held during the month of February. 


The term of a board member's position is three years.  The responsibilities of board members include:


          ·  Attend monthly Board of Directors meetings

            · Participate in a subcommittee of the board, which meets as needed, to discuss applicable business      items


Thank you for your consideration of this important position. Your leadership, participation and interest in Xenia Rural Water District are valuable contributions you can make to the Members of the District. As a member of the board you also have many opportunities to learn about how quality drinking water is treated, distributed to customers, and the requirements of maintaining the water plants, pipeline system, storage tanks, pumping stations and other appurtenances. You can contribute to the continued rejuvenation of the District.

Click here to download a Candidate Request Form.