Due to a resignation from office, KEA is seeking nominees for NEA Director. Eligible nominees must be Active KEA members and must have been NEA members for two years immediately preceding the election. The successful candidate will serve on the NEA Board of Directors until April 6, 2017, when a permanent director will be elected by the KEA Delegate Assembly.
Candidates may self-nominate and must complete the official candidate filing form and return it to KEA by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 22, 2016. Candidates should be prepared to appear at the KEA Board of Directors meeting to be held on Friday, August 26, 2016 beginning at 8:00 p.m. at KEA Headquarters in Frankfort, Kentucky. Each nomination will require a second. All candidates will have an equal opportunity to address the KEA Board of Directors. Election will be by secret ballot, and the successful candidate must attain a majority of the valid votes cast.
The official candidate filing form must be received by the deadline in order to be included on the ballot. Completed, signed forms may be returned to Anne Marie Riddell via email at email@example.com or may be faxed to Ms. Riddell at 502-696-8909. Completed forms may also be mailed or hand delivered to KEA at 401 Capitol Avenue, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.