Nominations will be open through February 15th at 11:59 PM Pacific Time. Discussion will take place on Basecamp between 2/16 - 2/20. Voting will take place between 2/21 - 2/28 . When voting opens you will receive an e-mail with a link to vote.
We will be electing the following:
Co-chair (one year term): The co-chairs oversee the overall basic function of the caucus. Plan and organize regular SC calls. Communicate effectively with Committee Chairs and assure their committee functionality.
Financial Committee Chair (one year term): Oversees YES treasury and finances. Tracks all dues-paying members and expiry. Sends regular reminders to those whose dues are expiring. Manages all fundraising and is creative with fundraising ideas. Constructs the annual budget and assures its adherence.
Educational Committee Chair (one year term): Oversee the overall functionality of the Educational Committee. Oversee organizer calls series bookings, facilitation, and management. Create and provide YES training materials and member education programs. Create resource packs and other various educational materials.
National Committee Delegate (Two seats. Highest vote total will receive a one year term, second will get a six month term): Represents YES on the GPUS National Committee, the main decision making body of the GPUS. Researches, discusses, and votes on various proposals including platform amendments, Steering Committee elections, budget, and endorsements. Assures votes recorded represent the views and desires of YES membership. Works with other delegates to craft GPUS proposals and platform amendments.
If you wish to nominate yourself, please submit the Self-Nomination Form and Candidate Questionnaire linked here: http://www.yesgp.org/nominations_feb_2019