Election results in: four PURE Board Members return, with one newcomer coming on board

Stephanie Hinton of Jim Hinton Oil Company joins the PURE Co-op Board of Directors

Former PURE Board Member Dennis Combs (left) and current President Davis Cosey (second from left) share a laugh with PURE District Sales Manager Anita Malone (far right) prior to the annual stockholders meeting.

Former PURE Board Member Dennis Combs (left) and current President Davis Cosey (second from left) share a laugh with PURE District Sales Manager Anita Malone (far right) prior to the annual stockholders meeting.

The election results are in for the five open spots on the 15-member PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative Board of Directors. Four board members return to continue their service, while one newcomer joins their ranks. The Board also selected a new slate of officers to lead the Co-op in 2011.

Following the vote of the entire PURE membership, the Co-op has filled each of the five district openings on its Board of Directors. The election results include the following Board Members who now begin their three-year terms of office.

• Johnny Fair, with Louisville Tire/Fair Oil Company in Louisville, Mississippi, has been re-elected to represent District 1.

• Mac Campbell, with Campbell Oil Company in Elizabethtown, North Carolina, was elected again to represent District 2.

• Davis Cosey, of Davis Oil Company in Perry, Georgia, who is the new PURE President, has been re-elected to represent District 3.

• Stephanie Hinton, with Jim Hinton Oil Company in Live Oak, Florida and Valdosta, Georgia, is a first-time board member representing District 4.

• And Tim Allen, with Allen Oil Company in Sylacauga, Alabama, who is the Past President of the Co-op, has been re-elected to represent District 5.
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In addition to Davis Cosey being selected by his fellow board members to serve as President of the PURE Oil Jobbers Cooperative for 2011, Mac Campbell will serve as Vice President, Buck Grist, of Grist Oil Company in Blakely, Georgia, will serve as Treasurer, and James Frank Bundrant, of Bundrant Car Care in Waynesboro, Tennessee, will serve as Secretary this year.

Cosey, who chairs the Executive Committee as President of the Co-op, also selected a great group to serve as chairmen of the current standing committees of the organization. Buck Grist is chairing the Finance Committee in 2011, while Mac Campbell chairs the Marketing Committee, Tim Allen the Nominating Committee, Buddy Lisle the Personnel Committee, Jeremy Holmes the Planning Committee, Clayton Hooks the Supply Committee, and Johnny Fair the Back Office Committee.

Finally, during the annual Stockholders Meeting, President Cosey noted that the PURE Co-op Board of Directors is pursuing a Five-Year Business Plan, which includes an outline of goals and objectives currently under consideration.

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