GCAE, View Your Candidates!
Updated: Aug 21
We received all of your nominations for the GCAE 2020 Executive Officer Election, and as of today, August 18th, the campaign period is now officially open!
Here are your candidates for GCAE Executive Offices:
Click HERE to view their pictures and to learn more about them!
These candidates meet the qualification requirements below, as verified by the election committee:
be an active certified member or active ESP member
have been a member of GCAE for at least 2 years
have served for one year as a Board of Directors member
have completed 3 years' educational experience
Again, here is our election timeline and rules:
August 6th - August 14th: Submit Nominations
August 18th - August 25th: Campaign
August 26th - August 28th: Voting
Any member who fits the above candidate qualifications may campaign for themselves during the campaign period. Here are the rules governing how one may market their candidacy:
- using membership emails or phone numbers (calls or texts) to solicit votes
- person to person conversations
- physical printed media (handouts, flyers)
- personal websites
- personal social media posts
If any candidate is found to have violated these campaign rules, they will automatically be disqualified from the election.
The campaign period closes on August 25th, and online voting will begin on August 26th.
The election will take place online, via Election Buddy. Each member will be emailed a specific encoded link to their unique ballot. Each member will be able to submit only one ballot.
Once the election ends, ballots will be tallied and results will be released here on our website.
With any questions about the election, you can email our third party election administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finally, we work hard to ensure that we are reaching all of our members via email. If you or any member you know IS NOT receiving email communications from GCAE, please reach out to us ASAP so that we can update their email we have on file.