Nominations & Elections: Run for Interim E-Board Director Seat

Interim Executive Board Position

The PAT Nominations & Elections (N&E) Committee announces that there will be an interim election for one PAT Executive Board Director on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 (term ending on June 30, 2021).

Nominations for this position will open at the September RA on September 16, 2020, and will close at 5:00 PM on Monday, October 5, 2020. To nominate yourself for this position, please use this nomination form.  Nomination forms must be submitted electronically to Jennifer Dixon (Jennifer.Dixon@oregoned.org) by 5:00 p.m. on October 5, 2020.  Any PAT member in good standing may run for this position.  Non-members are not eligible to run for an elected union office. Learn more about Executive Board Director responsibilities.

In accordance with our bylaws, the Representative Assembly will elect the interim director. Voting will occur at the October 14 Virtual RA. There will be no nominations from the floor due to our online format. 

Prior to the RA, candidates for this position will pre-record their three-minute speech with the N&E Committee on Zoom on one of two dates (Thursday, October 8th or Monday, October 12th). Candidates will be contacted by the N&E Committee to arrange this. Each candidate will have one opportunity to record their speech. There will not be multiple attempts, unless there is a technical issue. 

Speeches will be presented at the October RA. The Voters’ Pamphlet and Ballots will be sent electronically to building representatives in attendance at the October 14th PAT RA.

For more information, you can refer to the PAT Nominations and Elections Handbook.