Suissevale, a private community of more than 400 homes, sits on the beautiful shoreline of Lake Winnipesaukee in Moultonborough, New Hampshire.
The Executive Board of our home owners association, like the executive board of any HOA, are elected to serve on behalf of all the homeowners and they, with the assistance of a small number of volunteer homeowners, take care of a lot of things for the association. Like pretty much every group, a small number of folks take on the lion’s share of the work to be sure and their efforts are generally appreciated by the membership at large.
Some times, over time, members of the representative body can get too comfortable in their positions. Sometimes they forget they are supposed to represent the people who elected them to lead. Sometimes they forget to listen. Sometimes the people need a louder voice in order to be heard.
“Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of a democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and government officials, but the voters of this country."
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The Suissevale Have-