Timeline for Candidates:
Any person interested in becoming a member of the ASCA Board of Directors must comply with the following procedure:
- March 1 – Deadline to electronically submit a candidate’s completed Candidate Packet to the Business Office for publication in the May/June Aussie Times. The Candidate Packet includes the Declaration of Candidacy, a single page resume, and the Candidate Inquiry. Failure to submit a completed packet electronically will result in prospective candidate’s disqualification for that election year.
- May 15 or first business day thereafter – All ballots will be sent to members. For purposes of determining voting eligibility, the membership books will close on May 1. Members not receiving notification of electronic voting by June 1 should contact the Business Office.
- July 15 – All completed ballots are due in the hands of the receiver (not postmarked) on or before July 15.
- July 20 – On or before this date, all Director Candidates to be notified of election results. Following candidate notification, results of the election will be posted to all official ASCA online channels and in the next Aussie Times following the election. Published results will list each candidate with the number of votes received. Official notice of voting results will be announced at the General Membership Meeting at the ASCA National Specialty.