Extended call for nominations (Chief Steward and Equity Officer)

Nominations are still being accepted for the positions of YUFA Chief Steward (1 of 2 positions) and Equity Officer (1 of 2 positions). The term of office for each position begins June 1, 2023, and ends on May 31, 2024 for Equity Officer, and May 31, 2025 for Chief Steward. Please note the Equity Officer term will begin immediately upon ratification. Read more about the positions here.

Candidates for election as Officers of the Association shall submit written statements of their qualifications, goals, and interest in serving. Where two or more candidates stand for an Officer position, an option to reject all candidates shall be placed on the ballots. Where only one candidate is nominated for an Officer position, a ratification ballot shall be conducted. Candidates’ statements shall be circulated with the electronic ballot information.

YUFA members who wish to nominate colleagues (with their consent), or who are themselves willing to serve for either position, should submit their statements to the Association by email ([email protected]). Please use the subject line: Officer Nomination

The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, February 10, 2023, at 12:00 p.m.

The voting period begins Monday, February 13, 2023, at noon (12:00 pm) and ends Friday, February 24, 2023, at noon (12:00 p.m.). The results will be announced shortly after the voting period ends. 

All YUFA elections are governed by the YUFA Constitution and the YUFA By-Laws.