Nominations are open for the Georgia APCO Board of Officers. Elections will be held Wednesday, September 7th, beginning at noon, at The Ridges Resort in Hiawassee, Georgia.
In accordance with the Chapter’s Bylaws, the following positions are up for election this year:
and Two (2) Board Officer-at-Large positions
If you are interested in running for one of the positions listed above, you must submit a letter of interest and a letter of support from your employer. Letters should be mailed to Past President Lynn Smith at:
Habersham County E-911
175 EOC Drive
Cornelia, GA 30531
All submissions must be postmarked by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Letters can also be sent via e-mail to: email@example.com.
According to the Chapter Bylaws, any voting-eligible member of APCO, who is in good-standing, may run for a Board Officer-at-Large office. Section 6.6 of the Bylaws requires candidates for positions on the Executive Committee (President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Executive Council Representative) meet the following additional qualifications:
(a) Be a voting-eligible member in good standing serving in a non-commercial capacity as set forth in the Membership Policy
(b) Be a citizen of the United States
(c) Have served at least two years in an elected office of the Chapter, and;
(d) Shall have attended a minimum of two of the last three annual meetings.
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask any of your Board Officers. We will be happy to assist.