The Nominations/Elections Committee is responsible for planning, developing and implementing the election process. This committee prepares a slate of nominees for each of the vacancies on the Board of Directors, which it shall circulate in writing to all voting members of the Council in good standing not less than thirty (30) days prior to the date of the published election dates. The Nominations/Elections Committee shall also develop electronic voting procedures and make all preparations for balloting and the election of persons to serve on the Board of Directors. The Committee conducts and manage the election process with oversight of the Board. Please review Articles IV, V and VII of the AMAC Bylaws if you are considering running for office or considering nominating a voting AMAC member in good standing to run for office.

2020 ELECTIONS GUIDE

NEW Extended Nomination Period is March 2-April 3, 2020

This period is not only an opportunity to vote for AMAC leadership, but also to help frame and support the future of the organization. As a voting member, your initial impact on the direction, goals and initiatives of AMAC is in the election process. Whether standing for office yourself, nominating a viable candidate for office, supporting a nominee or simply making certain that your vote is counted, participation in the election process is not only an opportunity, it is also a responsibility.

Open Positions                                                            

  1. Chair
  2. 2nd Vice Chair
  3. Regional Director- Eastern (1)
  4. Regional Director – Southeast (1)
  5. Regional Director- Western (1)
  6. Regional Director- Southwest (1)

Nomination Information

The following information should be provided for all nominations:

  • Name of Nominee
  • Region or Position Seeking to Fill
  • Company / Title
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone

 

Candidates AMAC Membership Must Be Current as of March 31, 2020
NEW Extended Nominations Period March 2-April 3, 2020
Board Approval of Slate of Candidates April
The 2020 Campaign Dates May 1-31, 2020
Candidates Campaign Period Closes May 31, 2020
Electronic Voting Period June 1-23, 2020
Onsite Voting (Only If Needed to Reach Quorum) June 23, 2020
Auditor Ratify 2020 Elections June 23, 2020
Membership Ratify 2020 Board of Directors During Annual Meeting June 24, 2020

 

In order to run for office or vote in the 2020 election, you must be a voting member in good standing as an eligible voter as defined below.

An AMAC member in good standing (dues paid by May 15, 2020) and who is one of the following:

  • Airport Representative Member (One of Two Votes)
  • Business Member (One Vote)
  • Corporate Representative Member (One of Two Votes)
  • Individual Member (One Vote)

Student Members do not currently have the privilege of voting in general meetings, nominating candidates for office, standing for office yourself or voting during the 2020 elections.

In order to vote your membership must be current as of May 15, 2020. Need to join or renew? Update your membership, join or renew online at www.amac-org.com/membership.

Thank you in advance for taking the time to review and participate in the elections process. If you have any questions regarding your membership status, please contact AMAC at info@amac-org.com. For more information on the nominations and elections process or to participate on the committee, please contact Chermaina Roundtree at croundtree@amac-org.com.