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Board of Governors 2017 Election
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Pursuant to Section IV of the Bylaws of the Virgin Islands Bar Association Integrated (as amended effective January 1, 2015)

IV. ELECTIONS AND VOTING

1.  Elections for Officers and members of the Board of Governors shall be held at the Annual Meeting

2.  The President, with the concurrence of the Board of Governors, not later than November 15, of each year, shall appoint a Nominating Committee to consist of three members, with the President to designate the Chairman of that Committee. 

3. In the event the sitting President is unable to exercise and perform the duties assigned to him or her by these Bylaws and by the Board of Governors and be the Chief Executive Officer of the Virgin Islands Bar, the President-elect shall assume the duties of the Presidency for the remainder of the term of the President and shall thereafter serve his or her elected term.  In the event a member of the Board of Governors or the ABA Delegate is unable to exercise and perform the duties assigned to him or her by these Bylaws and the Board of Governors, the President shall appoint a member to serve in the Member or Delegate’s stead for the remainder of his or her elected term.  Said appointment shall expire at the remainder of the elected term of the disabled Member of Delegate.

     4.  Nomination shall be made by the Nominating Committee for the offices of President-elect, Secretary, Treasurer, ABA Delegate, and the members of the Board of Governors.  Additional nominations may be made from the Floor.  Election shall be by secret ballot, and shall be carried by a simple majority of the members.  An electronic voting system shall be established and implemented by the Nominating Committee.  All members in good standing shall cast their vote by secret paper ballot or by secret electronic ballot.  The offices to be filled shall be those of President-elect, Secretary, Treasurer, ABA Delegate and the members of the Board of Governors. No members shall be eligible for nomination to any office unless he is current in his dues.

Notice to Membership re: 2017 Board of Governors Elections

Sample Ballot - 2017 Officers and Board of Governors

Biographies

Scott A. Burton, Esq. 

Andrew L. Capdeville, Esq.  

Nesha Christian-Hendrickson, Esq. 

Anthony Ciolli, Esq. 

Ernest Morris, Esq.

Charlotte Perrell, Esq. 

Natalie Nelson Tang How, Esq. 

Chivonne Thomas, Esq.

Nycole Thompson, Esq. 

Marjorie Whalen, Esq.

 

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