The Nominations/Elections Committee is responsible for planning, developing and implementing the Council's election process. This Committee is charged with preparing a slate of nominees for each of the vacancies on the Board of Directors, which it shall circulate in writing to all voting members of the Council in good standing not less than thirty (30) days prior to the date of the published election dates. The Nominations/Elections Committee shall also develop electronic voting procedures and make all preparations for balloting and the election of persons to serve on the Board of Directors. The Committee shall conduct and manage the election process with oversight of the Board.


John Clark

SSP America
Region/Position: Chairman

William "Bill" Swift

Business Travel Services/Swift Services
Region/Position: 2nd Vice Chair

Duane Cooper

Columbia Metropolitan Airport Authority
Region/Position: 2nd Vice Chair

Deven Judd

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA)
Region/Position: Eastern

Darrell K. Thomas

Memphis Shelby County Airport Authoirty
Region/Position: Eastern

Mori Russell

Concessions International
Region/Position: Southeast

Thomas Huggins

Ariel Business Group Inc.
Region/Position: Southeast

Brian Butler

Vistra Communications
Region/Position: Southeast

Ebon Glenn

Aimhigh ESG, LLC
Region/Position: Western


In order to run for office or vote in the 2018 election, you must be a voting member in good standing as an eligible voter defined below:

Eligible Voter

Is defined as an AMAC member in good standing (whose dues are current) and who is one of the following:

  • Corporate Representative Member (one of two)
  • Airport Representative Member (one of two)
  • M/W/DBE Business Member (one vote)
  • Individual Member (one vote)

Note: In order to vote your membership must be current as of July 6, 2018. Please update your membership, join or renew online at www.amac-org.com/membership/joinrenew/.

Student Members do not currently have the privilege of voting in general meetings, nominating candidates for office, standing for office yourself or voting during the 2018 elections. You can upgrade your membership to a category that will enable you to become a voting member prior to the election. Should you decide to upgrade your membership to voting status or have questions, please contact Chermaina Roundtree at croundtree@amac-org.com or 703.414.2622 x5 by July 6, 2018.

Candidates AMAC Membership must be current as of July 6, 2018
The 2018 Campaign dates July 5 through August 23, 2018
Candidates Campaign period closes August 23, 2018
Electronic voting period August 6 - August 23, 2018
On-site Voting (only if needed to reach quorum) August 22 through August 23, 2018
Auditor Ratify 2018 Elections August 24, 2018
Membership Ratify 2018 Board of Directors during Annual Meeting August 24, 2018