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Dear ASWAD Member,
It is time to hold elections for ASWAD officers and Board members. We are replacing our outgoing officers: Kim D. Butler (President), Leslie Alexander (Vice President), Laurie Lambert (acting Secretary) and Walter Rucker (acting Treasurer). We will also be replacing the following departing Executive Board members: Hilary Beckles, Chouki El-Hamel, Fatimah Jackson, Monica Lima, Wania Sant'Anna, and Elisee Soummoni
We thank them for their service and leadership, and look forward to their continued involvement.
All ASWAD members are invited to participate in the elections for our new Executive Board online.
1. Click on the link below to access the candidates' statements and profiles.
2. Click on the link to the voting page, where you will select candidates. You will also have the option to write in candidates. IMPORTANT: Once you click "CONTINUE" after selecting your candidates, your vote will be final and you will not be able to return to the voting page.
PLEASE NOTE: To be eligible to vote, you must pay your membership dues for
2015. If you have not paid your dues, you may RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP ONLINE at
http://www.aswadiaspora.org/join.html. You may also mail in your dues, but membership will not be activated until payment is received.
The ballots and membership dues must be received by August 15, 2015, 12:00 am (EDT), at which time the votes will be tallied. The results will be announced soon thereafter.
Thank you very much for your participation and continued support.