NATIONAL ELECTION NOMINATION COMMITTEE REPORT TO THE EXECUTIVE
Five nomination forms were received, each with nominations for more than
Our call for nominations clearly indicated that
nominators had to obtain their nominees agreement and to request a bio
be sent to me. After calling each one I determined that no one did,
requiring that I phone all the nominees. I found that people did not
want to run for various reason or wanted only to run for the position
they presently held and not another for which they had also been
nominated. It took considerable time often because the person,
particularly nominators wanted to chat, but it was interesting.
Since each position has only one candidate, they are elected by
acclamation thereby eliminating the need for an election. Because there
were no accepting nominees for Treasurer, the new Executive can
reappoint Barry Mitchell, who I understand is willing to serve again.
We think the Association is fortunate to have this fine group to
serve in their positions and thank the outgoing members for their
C.R. [Ron] McGuire [Chairman], Sandi Cameron and Mitzi Ross
2007 National Election Nomination
II---National Election Committee Report-----
Five nomination forms were received. Many of those nominated were
not interested in running, others preferred one of the other
positions for which they were also nominated and/or were already
The following people were nominated for and agreed to serve in the
Helen Wedge 2nd
Jim Trick Secretary
Those nominated for Treasurer declined or preferred another position
Since each position has only one candidate, they were elected by
acclamation thereby eliminating the need and expense of an election.
Because there were no accepting nominees for Treasurer, the
Executive can and, has reappointed Barry Mitchell to serve again.
We thank those who took the time to nominate their fellow members
and, Carol Hadley, our outgoing President, for all her hard work
during her three terms.
We congratulate our new Executive and thank them for agreeing to
serve their Association in these important positions. We encourage
other members to consider serving in some capacity in the future and
to inform the Executive of their interests.
C.R. [Ron] McGuire [Chairman], Sandi
Cameron and Mitzi Ross
2007 National Election Committee
(signed paper copy on file with HKVCA Secretary)