Board Nominations and Save the Dates

The nomination period for the WBA Board is now open. Please submit your nominations to Kathleen Colvard at kathleen.colvard@wabiathlon.org.

Deadline for nominaitons is Sept 17, 2019.

Please submit your nominations for the following positions:
President
Treasurer
Athletes Representative
Board position 1
Board position 3

SAVE THE DATES:
November 6 Annual Meeting (and Party) of the Membership
November 16 Second Annual Biathlon Summit


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WBA By-Laws
Article 5: Election of Board of Directors


Section 1. Eligibility. Any Association member, eighteen (18) years or older, in at least his/her second year of membership in the Association, USBA or other USBA recognized biathlon club, is eligible to seek election to a position on the BOD.

Section 2. Term of Office. All officers and board members shall serve a term of two (2) years with the President and Treasurer being elected in odd numbered years (e.g., 2005) and the Vice-President and Secretary being elected in even numbered years (e.g., 2006). At-Large Board positions #1 and #3 will be elected in odd numbered years. At-Large Board positions #2 and #4 will be elected in even number years. The Athlete Representative shall serve a term of one (1) year. All terms of office shall begin on the First of November following the Annual Membership meeting. However, should the Annual Membership meeting be postponed for any reason, all terms of office will be extended through the end of the rescheduled annual meeting.

Section 3. Nominations. A candidate for a position of the board of Directors must be nominated and seconded by an association member who is eligible to vote. A candidate may nominate him/herself, but cannot second, him/herself. Nominations may be made in advance to any board member during the nomination period from the August board meeting until the September board meeting. All nominees are encouraged to provide the Election Administrator with a brief (100 words) summary of their qualifications. Copies of each submitted summary will be provided to the membership with the mailed ballots and will be posted on the Association's web page.