NOMINATIONS AND ELECTION OF OFFICERS
|NOMINATIONS: Nominations will be taken October 13, 2020, during the General Membership Meeting, 7:00 P.M. at the Local 7777 Union Hall, 2840 S. Vallejo St., Englewood, CO and via Zoom. Nominees must either be present to accept their nomination or have submitted their acceptance in writing by the adjournment of the meeting on October 13, 2020. A nomination must be seconded. Local 7777 Officers and Convention Delegates for the positions of President, Executive Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer and Vice Presidents will be nominated and elected at-large. (The number of convention delegates is determined by the Executive Board.) The Private Sector Vice President(s) will be nominated from the Private Sector and elected at-large. The Public Sector Vice President will be nominated from the Public Sector and elected at-large.
||Executive Board Officers will be nominated by contract entity and elected at-large. The positions of President, Executive Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer are elected by majority vote. All other positions are elected by a plurality of votes. Per the Local Bylaws, all officers work at the direction of the Local President and merger/affiliation agreements and might not be full-time positions. All elections are for three (3) year terms beginning December 15, 2020 and ending December 14, 2023. ELECTION: Ballots will be mailed the week of October 19, 2020 to the last known home address of all members in good standing. Cutoff date for new members to be eligible to receive a ballot is by adjournment of the General Membership Meeting on October 13, 2020. There will be mail ballots only. Update your address!
COMMUNICATION OF CANDIDATE INFORMATION
Candidate information will be posted on the CWA website at www.cwa7777.org. This is a service the Local provides to the candidates and is not a requirement or part of the Officer Election Process. The candidates are responsible for providing the completed questionnaire and photo at the General Membership meeting on October 13, 2020 and they are responsible for the content. At the General Membership Meeting on October 13, 2020, a questionnaire will be available. Candidates may submit their own picture only in digital format via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This email is for questionnaires and pictures only. A copy of the questionnaire is provided in this mailing and may be used by candidates if they wish. Questionnaires may be submitted online prior to the General Membership meeting.
Pictures and questionnaires must be turned in to the Local by the conclusion of the General Membership Meeting of October 13th to be included. All responses to the questionnaire will be verbatim - no editing. Candidate pictures will appear by the office they are seeking alphabetically by last name.
Link to candidate questionnaire http://www.cwa7777.org/index.cfm?zone=/unionactive/form_page.cfm&formID=6052