SPECIAL ELECTION Update – December 20, 2013
The nomination period for the RID Board Special Elections concluded on November 30, 2013. These nominations were for the offices of Secretary, Treasurer, and Deaf Member-at-Large. The voting process will begin on January 1, 2014, and conclude on January 31, 2014. The announcement for the special elections results will be no later than February 10, 2014.
Each candidate has been asked to submit a video and frozen text for members to review prior to voting. This information will be made available to the membership by January 1, 2014.
You may recall that President Whitcher recently announced that all three offices would be contested elections. The second candidate for the treasurer position has decided to withdraw their nomination which leaves us with one candidate who has won the office by acclamation.
The candidates for the two contested offices are as follows: