SIPAT Election Process

The annual SIPAT Executive Board election process is planned in accordance with the SIPAT Bylaws. Below is a calendar/timeline of events for the upcoming year. For a description of each board member position, link here then click on each position title.

January 2019

SIPAT announces and posts Nominating Committee timeline and board application process. Open search for Nominating Committee members (three members and one alternate member).

January 2019

SIPAT General Membership Meeting

  • Elect Nominating Committee (no volunteers; deadline extended to February)
  • SIPAT President announces open applications for board positions and application deadline.
February 2019 Nominating Committee meets and selects chairperson
February-March 2019 Nominating Committee solicits board applications from CCE community
Sunday, March 10, 2019 Deadline to complete interest form for board positions
By March 12, 2019 Nominating Committee reviews board applications and creates proposed slate of officers. Proposed slate is posted on the SIPAT web site and in hardcopy outside the CCE office for 30 days.
April 9, 2019

SIPAT General Membership Meeting

  • SIPAT membership votes on proposed slate and/or any last minute proposed nominations from the floor (per SIPAT bylaws)
  • Nominating Committee work officially complete
After April 9, 2019 Any open board positions after this date will be filled by appointment and vote of the SIPAT Executive Board