Members in good standing, who wish to run for election to an Officer or a Director-at-Large position, shall nominate themselves by submitting a nomination statement in writing no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the May meeting at which the election shall be held. Requests to be nominated shall be no longer than one page and shall include the member’s name and address, and may optionally include a statement by the member in support of his or her candidacy. These nomination statements are due on April 24th and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominees are not required to be present at the May FOCCP meeting; however, any nominee present may make a brief (two minute) statement to the members present. For those nominees not present, the Clerk shall read to the membership the written statement submitted, if any, by the candidate for his or her nomination.