ATHENS, GA (November 15, 2017) - Elections for two seats on NPPA's Board of Directors, as well as Regional Chair positions in Midwest, South, and Southeast regions open today, Nov 15th, and will run through November 30, 2017.
All NPPA members should vote in the Board of Directors election, selecting their two preferred candidates. The two seats on the Board of Directors that will be filled under new procedures guaranteeing representation from the video/broadcast and still/print segments of the NPPA membership. The two candidates (one still and one video) with a plurality of the votes cast will take office on January 1, 2018, to be sworn in at the Annual Meeting later that month (date TBD) and serve three-year terms. The runners-up will be eligible to fill vacancies on the Board in 2018 should any arise.
Members should also vote in the Regional Chair election for their region, selecting their one preferred candidate. Please review NPPA's regional map to familiarize yourself with the regional boundaries. The candidate in each region with a plurality of the votes cast will take office January 1, 2018.
The deadline for online votes is 11:59 p.m. PDT on Thursday, November 30, 2017. If you encounter any issues with voting, including logging into your member account, please contact us at: [email protected]. You must be logged in as a member to cast your vote.
Please review the candidate statements for the board of directors and your specific region before you vote.