The ACSA board of directors is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 ACSA Elections:
Second Vice President: Rashida Ng, Temple University
Secretary / Treasurer: Nichole Wiedemann, The University of Texas at Austin
Northeast Director: Bethany Lundell Garver, Boston Architectural College
Mid Atlantic Director: José L.S. Gámez, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
CANDIDATES & Online Voting
Below is information on the 2017 ACSA election, including candidate information. Official ballots were emailed to all full-member ACSA schools' Faculty Councilors, who are the the voting representatives. Faculty Councilors must complete the online ballot by close of business, February 10, 2017. 2017 ACSA SECOND VICE PRESIDENT CANDIDATES
The Second Vice President will serve on the Board for a four-year term, beginning on July 1, 2017, with the first year served as Second Vice President, the second year served as First Vice President/President-Elect, the third year served as President, and the fourth year served as Past President. The links below include campaign statements written by each candidate and short curriculum vitae. 2017 ACSA SECRETARY / TREASURER CANDIDATES
The Secretary/Treasurer serves for a three-year term, beginning on July 1, 2017, and is responsible for the corporate and financial records of the Association. In fulfilling these responsibilities, the Secretary/Treasurer oversees preparation of minutes of meetings and maintenance of the Bylaws of the Association, the Rules of the Board of Directors, and other policy documents. The Secretary/Treasurer oversees the financial affairs of the organization by serving as Chair of the Finance Committee and working with the staff and independent accounting personal on organizational budgets, reports, and annual audits.
2017 ACSA REGIONAL DIRECTOR CANDIDATE Northeast Regional Director Candidates Mid Atlantic Regional Director Candidates
The Regional Director will serve on the Board for a three-year term, beginning on July 1, 2017. Regional Directors serve as leaders of their regional constituent associations and chair meetings of their respective regional councils. They maintain regional records and have responsibility for the fiscal affairs of the constituent associations, and are accountable to their regional council for these funds. They provide assistance to regional schools and organizations applying for institutional membership. They prepare annual reports of regional activities for publication in the Association’s Annual Report. They participate in the nomination and election of their respective succeeding regional directors; and perform such other duties as may be assigned by the board, Regional Directors also sit on the ACSA board and are required to attend up to three board meetings a year. The links below include campaign statements written by each candidate and short curriculum vitae.
ACSA Election Process
ACSA Bylaws, Article IX, Section 3: Election Process: “Elections shall be held in accordance with the Rules of the Board of Directors. Faculty Councilors of member schools shall be responsible for encouraging colleagues to express their views regarding candidates for Association elections, and shall submit the vote of the member school they represent on behalf of all members of the faculty. The Association shall announce the results of elections and appointments as soon as feasible, consistent with the Rules of the Board of Directors”.
The Faculty Councilor from each ACSA full-member school is the voting representative. Faculty Councilors must complete the online ballot by close of business, February 10, 2017.
2017 ACSA Board Election Timeline
January 10, 2017 Ballots emailed to all full-member schools, Faculty Councilors
February 10, 2017 Deadline for receipt of completed online ballots
March 2017 Winners announced at ACSA Annual Business Meeting in Detroit
The Faculty Councilor from each ACSA full-member school is the voting representative and must completed the online ballot by close of business, February 10, 2017.
Eric Ellis, ACSA Director of Operations and Programs