M E M O R A N D U M
To: CUPE LOCAL 1975 MEMBERS
From: CUPE 1975 Office
Date: October 20, 2020
Re: ELECTIONS FOR CUPE 1975 EXECUTIVE
Please note that the following positions are up for renewal:
President Craig Hannah is currently in this position. (This will be a 2-year term to 2022)
2nd Vice-President Ryan Klassen is currently in this position. (This will be a 2-year term to 2022)
Recording Secretary Natalie Laing is currently in this position. (This will be a 2-year term to 2022)
Sergeant- at- Arms Jeff Van De Voord is currently in this position. (This will be a 1-year term to 2021)
Trustee Shelly Armbruster currently holds one of 3 positions. (This will be a 3-year term to 2023)
Any member nominated who allows their name to stand for election must be a member in good standing as set out in Article B.8.3 of the CUPE National Constitution.
If interested in running for any of the above positions, please note the following: Nominations shall be made in writing and submitted to the Union Office thirty (30) days prior to the Annual Meeting which will be held Tuesday, November 24, 2020. The date to get nominations into the union office is 4:00 pm, October 23, 2020. Late submissions will not be accepted. Nominations must be accompanied by the signature of the nominating member and the nominee. Nomination forms are located here – Nomination Form 2020 – or may be emailed to you by request to the Union Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seven days after nominations close (October 30, 2020) if an election is necessary, a slate of candidates will be sent to the membership. This letter will advise members of online voting processes. There will be no in-person voting. Election results will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on November 24, 2020, which will be held via Zoom. Newly elected officers will be sworn in at that time.
Elections for the various Extended Executive groups will be held throughout the months of October and November. Please check the CUPE 1975 website for more details on the dates and times of these meetings. If you have any questions regarding this process, please phone (306-966-7015) or email the union office (email@example.com).
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