As reported by the Nominations & Elections Committee, the nomination period for the Executive Board positions of 1st Vice-President, Financial Secretary, Membership Trustee and Odd-Year Trustee closed at 4:00 PM on Friday, September 29th 2017.
All prospective nominees are subject to the conditions as defined in the ILWU Local 517 By-Laws, Article II – Nominations and Elections.
The Nominations & Elections received completed nominations as follows:
1st Vice-President: Darcy Lesueur
Financial Secretary: Celia George
Membership Trustee: Sarah Pilgrim
Odd-Year Trustee: Troy Gebhart
If desired, any candidates running for one of the positions noted above may address the membership at the next membership meeting on Wednesday, October 4th 2017.
If required, the election will commence at 8:00 AM on Friday, October 13th 2017, and conclude at 4:00 PM on Friday, October 27th 2017.
Newly elected officers will be sworn in at the Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, November 1st 2017, which is also when Standing Committees for 2017-18 will be struck.
Don’t hesitate to let a member of the Nominations & Elections Committee know if you have any questions or concerns.