Elections for the Adams County Young Dems Board of Directors for 2018 are coming up! Interested in running? Here's what you need to know:
In order to vote or run for a Director position, you must be a member of the Adams County Young Democrats. Any person who is over the age of 15 and under the age of 36, registered as a Democrat in Adams County, and who has attended at least one Young Dems event in the past year is a member of the Adams Young Democrats. The election happy hour DOES count toward membership - so if you attend in person and meet all other membership qualifications, you may still vote or run in this election.
TO SUBMIT FOR THE BALLOT, PLEASE EMAIL A LETTER OF INTENT BY April 9 AT 9 p.m. to: firstname.lastname@example.org
THE BOARD POSITIONS:
3 At-Large Members
Each board member plays a special role in making sure that the Young Dems are successful.
-Take general charge and supervision of ACYD operations
-Coordinate Board meetings and preside over Board meetings and ACYD events
-Serve as the primary public representative of ACYD
-Oversee event planning
-Appoint vacancies of other offices, and execute such other duties as are necessary and proper for the office
-Maintain ACYD communications
-The Vice Chair shall assist the Chair with his or her duties, serve as Chair Pro Tempore at Board meetings
-Conduct community outreach and coordinate with other organizations
-Execute other duties as are necessary and proper to further the goals and mission of ACYD
In the event of a vacancy in the office of the Chair the Vice Chair shall become Chair.
At-Large Board Members:
-Promote ACYD programs and events to encourage attendance
-Raise funds for ACYD
- Actively engage with other organizations to promote ACYD
-Oversee special projects as needed
-New member recruitment and retention
-Work to increase voter registration and engagement