2015 Council Elections

Notice of election & call for nominations

April 20, 2015

Dear Member:

The Annual Meeting and Council Election will be held Thursday, September 17, 2015.  Nine council seats will expire this year, 6 Freelance and 3 Staff, as well as the offices of President, Vice President and Secretary-Treasurer.

Enclosed you will find a nomination form (PDF) and directions for the election procedure. Any current member in good standing may nominate candidates for the Council.

The terms for newly elected Council members will run for two years beginning September 18, 2015.  Any current member in good standing for one year preceding the election is qualified to run.

The following current Council members’ terms do not expire this year, so they should not be nominated:

  • Freelance:       John Auerbach, Walter Bernstein, Kyle Bradstreet, Terry George, Christopher Kyle, Jenny Lumet, Beau Willimon
  • Staff:               Gail Lee, Kathy McGee, Cath Twohill

You may return your nomination form in the enclosed envelope OR fax it to 212.582.1909 OR scan and email it to dweissman@wgaeast.org.  It must be received no later than May 8, 2015. You must print and sign your name on the form in order for it to be valid.

Please find a list of Frequently Asked Questions at wgaeast.org/election-faq. If you have questions about any election procedures, please call Dana Weissman at 212.767.7835.

Sincerely,
Lowell Peterson
Executive Director