Cast Your Vote in the SVP 2009 Annual Election
The Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP) is holding the SVP Annual Election of Officers online. The voting period is Wednesday, February 18, through Monday, May 18, 2009, at NOON Central Time Zone USA.
A link to the election Web site is on the home page of the Members’ Only section of the SVP Web site.
Voting is only open to eligible voting members (Regular, Student and Second Members). Members will need the unique passcodes, specific to them that were E-mailed on Wednesday, February 18, in order to enter the election site to cast their vote.
This year, two (2) positions are open on the Executive Committee. Both positions have two candidates. The candidates are as follows:
The two (2) candidates for Secretary are:
Chris Bell Darin Croft
The two candidates for Member-at-Large are:
David Fox Kristi Curry Rogers
IMPORTANT! Members are also being asked to vote on seven (7) proposed changes to the SVP Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws.
If you have already requested a paper ballot it has been mailed to you. If you have not already requested a paper ballot and you will NOT have internet access between February 18 and May 18, 2009, you may request a paper ballot from the SVP headquarters at email@example.com. This request must be made by June 3, 2009.
Again, the polls will be open from NOON Central Time Zone (USA) on Wednesday, February 18 until NOON Central Time Zone (USA) on Monday, May 18, 2009.
Make your voice heard. Please vote!
Questions? Please contact the Business Office.
(Originally posted on Feb. 18, 2009; original post is housed in the Archive section of the SVP News Page.)