2018 Board of Directors Elections
Secretary • Treasurer • Four At-Large Directors


Welcome! Thank you for your membership, and we look forward to your participation in this year’s elections. As a Senior Active or Senior Associate member in good standing, you are eligible to participate in the nomination process for national officers and directors at-large of the Board. Election of the USHJA Board of Directors (at-large and national officers) is voted on by board members based on input from membership through the nomination process.

The following provides an overview of the process for these elections in 2018. For more information on the election process, check out the USHJA Bylaws and the companion document, the USHJA Bylaw Policy and Procedure Manual.



JUNE 15

Membership nomination period opens

Note: Upon nomination, nominees receive questionnaire that must be completed and returned to the USHJA Executive Director by September 14
AUGUST 15

Membership nomination period closes

SEPTEMBER 14

Nominee questionnaires due to USHJA Executive Director

OCTOBER 1

Nominees are notified whether or not they were selected by the Nominating Committee for the next phase; Nominating Committee begins interviewing short-listed candidates

OCTOBER 22

Nominating Committee finalizes nominees

OCTOBER 23

Candidates are notified whether or not they were selected by the Nominating Committee to be part of the slate of candidates; candidates are announced to the board; Board has 10 days to submit additional nominees for consideration by Nominating Committee and addition to the ballot

NOVEMBER 1

Ten-day Board nomination period closes

NOVEMBER 9

Nominating Committee reviews new candidates

NOVEMBER 19

Final slate of candidates released to Board and public

DECEMBER 9-13

At-Large Director/Officer election takes place during the 2018 USHJA Annual Meeting in Tampa, Florida, Dec. 9-13