TFRW Nominating Committee
TO: TFRW Membership
FROM: 2021 Nominating Committee
DATE: March 2021
On March 6th, at the regular Board of Directors Meeting, the following were elected to serve on the 2021 Nominating Committee:
Katana Hawks (Alternate)
Immediately following the Board of Directors Meeting, the Nominating Committee met and elected Linda Clark as Chairman of the Committee.
The Nominating Committee announces that applications will be accepted from TFRW membership for the positions of:
1st Vice President
2nd Vice President
Interested TFRW members are encouraged to review the qualifications and responsibilities for Executive Board positions and begin working on the applications! Qualifications to serve on the Executive Board are found in the TFRW Bylaws in Article IV as well as Article VII, Sections 3, 4, 5, and 6 and are as follows:
Article IV, Section 1. Eligibility
1. TFRW elected or appointed officers and members of Standing and Special Committees shall be active members in good standing and be qualified for their position.
2. TFRW elected officers must have necessary computer skills for their office and must have access to a computer.
3. Officers can only hold one voting position on the Executive Committee.
4. A candidate shall run for only one office in an election. This does not preclude her from running from the floor for another position.
Article VII, Nominations and Elections
A. Nominations for the elective offices may be made from the floor at the Biennial Convention following the report of the nominating committee. Such nominees shall be members in good standing of the TFRW and shall be in accord with the purposes, Bylaws and policies of this Federation and the Republican Party. Candidates who wish to be nominated from the floor shall provide their written consent to serve to the TFRW President prior to the election. Candidates must also provide from their local election commission office, a certified copy of their voting record to the TFRW President prior to the opening of the Convention.
B. This rule may be suspended by a two-thirds vote of the convention delegates to allow a nomination, provided the nominee gives her consent to serve and pledges to submit a certified voting record from their local election commission within two business days of the close of the Convention. Failure to submit proper credentials within 7 days, results in removal from office.
Section 4. Election shall be by ballot and a majority of all votes cast shall constitute an election. Where there is one candidate for an office, election may be by voice vote.
Section 5. Members seeking office to the TFRW voting body of the TFRW Board of Directors must have voted Republican in three (3) of the four (4) most recent state and/or local Republican primary elections. A certified copy of their voting record must be submitted to the currently serving Nominating Committee of the Biennial Convention in the year of the official declaration of their candidacy.
Section 6. Members seeking office to the Executive Board of the TFRW who have not voted Republican three (3) of the four (4) most recent state and/or local Republican primary elections can submit, in writing, a clarification of their record to the currently serving Nominating Committee, for consideration.
Required Forms (Click Below)
Submit applications as follows:
- Email forms to Linda Clark, email@example.com
- Mail printed copies fo Linda Clark, 2266 Hwy 68, Crossville, TN 38555
Deadline for receipt of applications is June 1, 2021.