Saturday, July 1, 2017
Candidate questionnaires must be completed and submitted to the Executive Director for distribution to the Nominating Committee. Candidate profile forms and photographs must be submitted to the Executive Director for inclusion with the official ballots.
Prior to August 1, 2017
Nominating Committee Meeting to plan for any needed candidate interviews. Nominating Committee conducts any needed candidate interviews via telephone prior to the annual conference.
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Slate of candidates nominated is certified by the Nominating Committee Chair to the Executive Director by August 15. The Executive Director shall post the list of candidates on the website immediately following certification and notification to the candidates. The Executive Director shall publicize the names of the members nominated in an IAAO publication as soon as possible.
Monday, October 2, 2017
Individuals wishing to be nominated by petition must submit completed petitions to the Executive Director within five (5) days of the end of annual conference.
November 1 - 30, 2017
Election in progress. Ballots, profiles, and return envelopes shall be sent to all regular members by November 1. A separate ballot shall be sent to all associate members in the year for which an election for the Executive Board associate member position occurs and shall contain only the candidates for the Executive Board associate member position.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Election campaign reports must be filed with the Executive Director.
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Candidates wishing to challenge the election results must transmit challenges, in writing, to the Executive Director so that the challenges are received no later than December 31.
After December 31, 2017
Election results shall be certified at the first Executive Board Meeting following the December 31 challenge deadline or the first meeting after any challenge is resolved. The vote to destroy the ballots occurs.