The Nominating Committee is accepting nominations from the general Section membership for elected Officer positions that include Chair, Treasurer, and Secretary for 2018. Officers serve from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Per the Section Operating Agreement, nominations from the general Section membership require a submission of a petition signed by at least 10 Section members in good standing. Petitions must be submitted to the Section Secretary by October 15, 2017. You may e mail the completed petition to Harry Anderson at

If no nominations are received from the membership by October 15, 2017, the slate nominated by the Nominating Committee will be announced at the November Business Meeting.

If petitions are received, a formal run-off election will be held as required by the by-laws.

If you have any questions, please contact Lynn Hamilton at


 There are a number of positions that are not elected, but are very important to the continued success of the section. These positions include Education Committee, Program Committee, Newsletter Chair, Website Committee, and Volunteer Chair, and we are always in need of member volunteers. If you are interested in becoming more actively involved with the section, please contact or