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.


In order to run for office or vote in the 2017 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 May 29, 2017.  Member associates are able to update your membership, join or renew online at www.amac-org.com or click here.

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 2017 elections.  This material is being forwarded to you to make you aware of the election activities, and second, to give you an opportunity to 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, please call the AMAC Office at (703) 414-2622 ext. 5 by May 29, 2017.

Thank you, in advance, for taking the time to review and participate in the elections process. If you have any questions regarding your membership status, please contact the AMAC Office at (703) 414-2622 ext. 5. For more information on the nominations and elections process or to participate on the committee, please contact Kendrick Dandridge at kendrick.dandridge@amac-org.com or AMAC Membership at AMACMembership@amac-org.com.

 

Sincerely,

Kendrick Dandridge

Candidates AMAC Membership must be current as of May 29, 2017
Nominations period April 5 through April 19, 2017
Board Approval of Slate of Candidates April 27, 2017
The 2017 Campaign dates May 1 through May 9, 2017
Candidates Campaign period closes May 26, 2017
Electronic voting period May 29 – June 9, 2017
On Site Voting June 17 through June 18 2017
Auditor Ratify 2017 Elections June 19, 2017
Membership Ratify 2017 Board of Directors during Annual Meeting June 19, 2017

Committee News

2017 Campaign and Elections scheduled for May 1, 2017.
Nominations open until April 19, 2017.
Open positions for FY 2017-18 Board of Directors listed below (all serve two year terms):

Open Positions                                                                                

  1. Second Vice Chair
  2. Treasurer           
  3. Secretary                                                                                                            
  4. Regional Director- Northwest (1)              
  5. Regional Director – Northeast (1)                             
  6. Regional Director- Great Lakes (1)
  7. Regional Director- Central (1)                     

Resources

2017 Introduction and Guidelines

2017 Board Member Position

2017 Elections Memo to Membership

2017 Official Candidate Profile Form

 

Contact

Chair
Simeon Terry
Austin Commercial
sterry@austin-ind.com 

Staff Liaison
Kendrick Dandridge
kendrick.dandridge@amac-org.com