Details about Lodge Elections can be found at http://bit.ly/LodgeIXElections
THE 2019 ELECTION SEASON RUNS FROM JANUARY 1, 2019 THROUGH APRIL 15, 2019. EXCEPTIONS TO THAT SCHEDULING WINDOW REQUIRE THE APPROVAL OF THE LODGE ADVISER AND LODGE VICE CHIEF OF UNIT RELATIONS. EXCEPTIONS WILL NOT BE GRANTED
As per the new rules from OA National, LODGE ELECTIONS ARE NOW OPEN TO ALL TROOPS, SHIPS, AND VENTURE CREWS IN COUNCIL. In order to accommodate the need to hold additional elections, we require that ALL ELECTIONS REQUEST MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE LODGE NO LATER THAN JANUARY 10, 2019. This is required in order to allow the Lodge youth leadership enough time to find election teams to visit every unit wanting an election.
Questions regarding unit elections should be directed to:
Christian Zapata, Lodge Vice Chief Unit Relations (email@example.com) Jimmy Kelly and Billy Kelly, Ramapo Valley Chapter Chiefs (firstname.lastname@example.org)Owen Kasmin and Aiden LaChac, Three Rivers Chapter Chief (email@example.com)Tommy Gingerelli, Lenape Trail Chapter Chiefs (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Then provide the number of non-OA members who meet the eligibility requirements to be placed on the ballot.
Please note that this information is for planning purposes only and can be changed any time up until the election is actually held. The information supplied here will be validated both by the person scheduling the election and on the night of the election team by the election team itself. However, it is beneficial that the preliminary information provided be as accurate as possible at this time. Thank you.