AABMS Elections

General Election Rules

All members of AABMS in good standing shall be eligible for any position on the Board. A majority vote by members in good standing shall be required for election. Officers shall serve for a renewable term of two (2) years. Officers are limited to 4 terms (8 years).

AABMS Bylaws

Executive Board Members

The “ Executive Board” shall be (at minimum) a President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Outreach Membership Chair, Committee Chair, and By-Laws Chair. As funding and other resources allow, additional members may be added to the Executive Board to meet the needs of the organization

Current Executive Board Members

  • President – Arthur Walton
  • Vice President – Kalen Butcher
  • Secretary – Vacant
  • Treasurer – Michael Southern
  • Outreach Membership Chair – Vacant
  • Committee Chair – Vacant
  • By-Laws Chair – Sokoni Hughes
  • Programming Chair - Jermaine Fields

Open Positions

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Outreach Membership Chair
  • Committee Chair
  • By-Laws Chair
  • Programming Chair

Interested Candidates Will

Send an email to the AABMS ad hoc elections committee chair (hughesk7@uc.edu) expressing intent to run for office no later than Friday, July 1st

Please include your CV or a Candidate Statement (briefly explaining why you are a good fit for the role)

Present to AABMS Members, during July’s General Body Meeting, making a case for why you are the best candidate for the position (2 minutes max)

If you wish to withdraw your candidacy, please notify the AABMS ad hoc committee chair (hughesk7@uc.edu) no later than Friday, July 15th, 2022

Elections

AABMS members will cast their votes via MS Forms, a link will be sent to you via email!

Elections will open on Monday, July 18th, 2022, and close on Sunday, July 24th, 2022
Members will have 7 days to cast their votes

Election results will be announced on Tuesday, July 26th, 2022

Newly Elected officers will take office during the next Executive Board Meeting in August of 2022!