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Annual Meeting

We are excited to be planning our 79th Annual Meeting that will be held on Saturday, April 7th at Silver Creek High School.

Voting options for the 79th Annual Meeting: 
(each member receives one vote and a one-time $10 bill credit)


  • ​You will receive a ballot in the mail. All ballots will be mailed on March 7, 2018. Please carefully read the directions on the mailed ballot and return in the enclosed envelope no later than April 7, 2018. 




  • Access your online ballot by logging into your SmartHub account. At the top of this page you can sign into your account.
  • Once you have logged in you will see a VOTE NOW button.
  • Online voting begins March 8, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST, April 5, 2018.
  • Do not mail your ballot if you plan to vote by SmartHub. 




  • To access the login page of the official Clark County REMC 2018 election, please go to
  • On the ballot you received in the mail, you will find a username and password. We are unable to duplicate this information for you. If you have lost your ballot, you will need to sign into SmartHub in order to vote early. 
  • Online voting begins March 8, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST, April 5, 2018.
  • Do not mail your ballot if you plan to vote online.
  • If you have any problems voting online, please email




  • Use your SmartHub login to vote at the REMC office.
  • Office hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 



  • Join us at the 79th Annual Meeting on Saturday, April 7th at Silver Creek High School. Voting begins at 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. in the Auxiliary Gym. 
  • If you would like to keep your tradition of voting at the Annual Meeting bring the entire envelope/ballot that you receive in the mail. You will be able to vote at the meeting and receive your registration gift at the same time. 



General information for the 79th Annual Meeting:


Schedule of activities and Annual Meeting information pictured above will be printed in the March Electric Consumer and March Connections

Meet the Candidates 

The most important part of the annual meeting is the registration and voting for REMC members to serve on the board of directors. The board of directors is the legal body which both the members and the government hold accountable for the actions of the organization. This year, two REMC members representing districts four and five will be elected to serve three-year terms.

Please note the start time of the business session is at 7 p.m. in the main gymnasium. Our doors open with registration and pre-meeting activities beginning at 4:30 p.m. Registration and voting takes place in the auxiliary gymnasium from 4:30-6:30 p.m. That’s where you’ll receive the registration gift and your ballot. Online and mail in ballots will be accepted up till April 5, 2018. Look for your ballot in the mail soon. You must come to the 2018 annual meeting and register in order to receive your gift.

More information about each candidate can be found on the ticket and ballot information that each member will receive in the mail the beginning of March. 


District 4 consists of Carr and Union townships in Clark County. 

Joseph W. Basham
2119 Perry Crossing Rd.
Sellersburg, IN 47172

Basham is a Mechanical Supervisor at Lehigh Hanson Cement in Speed, Indiana.

He is a 1973 graduate of Silver Creek High School. He attended mill-wright classes at
Ivy Tech Community College and attended several classes through ISBA and is
recognized as Master Board Member.

Basham is a member of the West Clark Community School Board, the Indiana School Board Association, Indiana Freemasons, and St. John Paul II Catholic Church. For the past 30 years, he has coached cross country at Silver Creek Middle School.

Basham and his wife, Beverly, have three adult children and have been members of the REMC since 1992.



District 5 consists of Lafayette and New Albany townships in Floyd County. 

Robert E. Kleehamer
1208 Falls Creek Landing
New Albany, IN 47150

Robert E. Kleehamer is a candidate for director from district number five.

Kleehamer is a Regional Senior Vice President for Business Development at German American Bank. He graduated from Our Lady of Providence High School and obtained his bachelor degree in Accounting from Bellarmine University.

Kleehamer serves as a board member for Lincoln Council Boy Scouts and Hope Southern Indiana. He serves on the Investments and Finance Committee for Community Foundation of Southern Indiana. Kleehamer is a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Church and serves as the Finance Chair; serves on the finance committee for Providence High School as well as various committees for One Southern Indiana; is the President of the New Albany/Floyd County School Building Corp; Charter member of the Kiwanis of Historic New Albany and serves on various committees for the Metro United Way and the American Heart Association.

Kleehamer and his wife, Deena, have been members of the REMC since 1993.  

Michael A. Miller
5005 Hanka Rd.
Floyds Knobs, IN 47119

Michael A. Miller is a candidate for director from district number five.

Miller is a director of accounting – high risk assets and capital accounts for Farm Credit Mid-America. He is a graduate of Purdue University obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and then obtained his MBA from Webster University.

Miller serves on the Louisville Marine Aquarium Society.

Miller and his wife, Pamela, have three children; Ethan (17); Owen (15) and Leah (13). They have members of the REMC since 1998.

Kids Area

We have special giveaways for every child attending the annual meeting. Children newborn through age 18, whose parents or legal guardians are REMC members, can sign up to win a variety of gifts. Remember you must be present to win. 

Great prizes for our youth!!

Ages newborn - 4 years old
Radio Flyer 4-in-1 Stroll N' Trike

Ages 5 -9 years old

Jetson Jupiter Scooter w/ 

LED Lights

Ages 10 - 18 years old
fireHD8 - The next generation of Fire tablet
Grand Prize
Membership to the Louisville Zoo and Science Center


Kids Entertainment

Do you want to get really close to some amazing animals? Would you like to touch some of your favorites? Then join us on a Silly Safari at the REMC Annual Meeting. Amazon John will be in the Kids Area, behind the main gym, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. with a variety of animals including bugs and reptiles that are sure to put a smile on the faces of the kids. 

Live Entertainment


Terry Lee & The Rockaboogie Band

Terry Lee & The Rockaboogie Band is a high energy, first class show band built around the lighting fast piano pumpin', Rockaboogie playing of London, England's Terry Lee. Performing a large selection of popular hits from the 50's and 60's Terry Lee and The Rockaboogie Band will keep the dancers on their toes and everyone else fully involved with the action on stage!

The band will take the stage from 5:15 - 6:15 p.m. 


Live Line Demo presented by REMC Linemen

Come see a demonstration of simulated live contact with 7200 volts. 

The demo will take place on the main stage from 6:15 - 6:45 p.m. 


Co-op Connections Card Kids Energy Zone provided by Touchstone Energy