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Get Your ACSS Chapter Election Nominations in the Hopper!

Posted: 11/21/2014 Tags: ACSS elections Tags Views: 3791

Posted: 11/21/2014

Want to nominate yourself or someone else for a Chapter officer position , but you can't make it to your Chapter's Open Nominations meeting? No problem! Just make sure that you submit your nomination for yourself or someone else in writing by the date of the Chapter's Open Nominations meeting date.

Nominations can be submitted by:

  • Email to acss@ACSS.org
  • Email to your Chapter’s President
  • Written letter mailed to ACSS Headquarters, postmarked by your Chapter’s Open Nomination meeting date
  • Being present at your Chapter’s Open Nominations meeting and verbally nominating yourself or someone else during the meeting
  • Faxed to ACSS Headquarters at (916) 326-4364
  • Submitting a Candidate Consent Form

If you don’t nominate yourself or someone else by the date of your Chapter’s Open Nominations meeting, then your nomination will NOT be on the ballot for the 2015 election. Official candidate consent forms can be submitted later than the date of the Chapter Open Nomination meeting.

To find out the date of your meeting, check the ACSS Events Calendar .

Your Chapter needs you! Stand up and lead the state’s largest and most experienced organization dedicated to helping your fellow managers, supervisors, and excluded state employees. Positions in the following seats need to be filled:

  • Chapter President
  • Chapter Vice President
  • Chapter Secretary/Treasurer
  • DELEGATE to Delegate Assembly

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What is an ACSS Delegate? Should I nominate myself to be an ACSS Delegate?

Posted: 11/14/2014 Tags: ACSS elections Tags Views: 3335

Posted: 11/14/2014

Are you a leader? Do you want to continue to shape and mold the ACSS organization into a well-oiled, fine-tuned machine? Then YES! You should nominate yourself to be an ACSS Delegate. Or if you know someone who would be a good candidate for this position, you can nominate him/her at your Chapter’s Open Nominations Meeting.

A delegate embodies the following roles:

  • Establishes the vision of ACSS and executes its business plan for a term of three-years
  • Acts as an “architect” to influence and build ACSS as a leading professional organization
  • Decides how to best allocate the funds in the ACSS budget
  • Echoes the voice of the members and represents the ideals of the members at Chapter Meetings and Delegate Assembly

In addition to an ACSS Delegate, there are other positions in which you can nominate yourself or someone else:

Chapter President:

  • The CEO of the Chapter that manages the business and affairs of the Chapter
  • Supervises activities of all other Chapter officers

Chapter Vice President:

  • Part of the Chapter Executive Committee
  • Assists in the administration of Chapter business
  • Shall assume and discharge the responsibilities of the President while the President is unable to do so

Chapter Secretary/Treasurer:

  • Part of the Chapter Exectutive Committee
  • Keeper of meeting minutes, membership records, correspondence and documents and other chapter records

Your local ACSS Chapter needs you to stand up and help lead the State’s largest and most experienced organization protecting supervisors, managers and excluded employees. Nominate yourself or someone else at your Chapter’s Open Nominations Meeting in November/December 2014. Download a Candidate Consent Form here.

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Step up and be a leader! ACSS Chapter Elections are right around the corner.

Posted: 11/7/2014 Tags: ACSS elections chapters Tags Views: 3171

Posted: 11/7/2014

The political mid-term elections were thrilling and ACSS-Endorsed Candidates fared exceptionally well on the November 4th Election Day. ACSS is now swinging its attention to our own organization’s elections. Stand up and help lead the State’s largest and most effective organization dedicated to protecting the careers of state supervisors, managers, and confidential employees! By participating in ACSS at the Chapter and State level you can become an integral voice to help improve the careers of your fellow State excluded employees.

All members are encouraged to attend their regional Chapter’s Open Nominations meeting. During this important meeting, Chapters will accept open nominations for all chapter officer positions in the 2015 Chapter Elections.

Nominate yourself or others for a wide variety of positions, including:

  • Chapter President
  • Chapter Vice President
  • Chapter Secretary/Treasurer
  • Member of the ACSS Board of Directors
  • Delegate to the ACSS Delegate Assembly

Your participation is valuable and vital. BECOME A LEADER!

Check the ACSS events calendar for YOUR Chapter’s Open Nominations Meeting.

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