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Nominations for MAPPS Board Closes

Tuesday, May 2, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Allison Yeates
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In accordance with MAPPS bylaws, a MAPPS Nominations Committee was established to begin the election process for the MAPPS Board of Directors for 2017.

MAPPS President Susan Marlow (Stantec) appointed the following members of the Nominations Committee:

Marvin Miller, Mapping Resource Group, Inc., Zimmerman, MN,  Chair
Renan Lopez, RLDA Surveying & Mapping, San Juan, PR
Scott Perkins,  Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM), Overland Park, KS
Cassy Crouse, Richard Crouse & Associates, Inc., Frederick, MD


The terms of the following current MAPPS Board of Directors expire in July, 2017:


Susan Marlow, MAPPS President & Director, (Stantec, Nashville, TN)
Chris Ogier, Secretary & Director, (Foundation Spatial Associates, Decatur, GA)
Mitch Long, Director, (GRW, Inc., Lexington, KY)
Joe Seppi, Director, (Woolpert, Arlington, VA)
Mark Brooks, Director, (Optimal Geo, Inc., Huntsville, AL  )
Kelly Francis, Director, (Aero-Graphics, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT)
Thomas Newman, Director, (TerraSond Limited, Palmer, AK)


The deadline for individuals who wished to be considered for election to the MAPPS Board to submit a statement of candidacy to Mr. Miller was May 31.


The Nominations Committee will announce its recommendations by June 23, one month prior to the Summer Meeting. The election of Directors will take place at the annual business meeting of MAPPS during the Summer Meeting, on Wednesday, July 26 in Colorado Spring, CO. Any individual not nominated by the Nominations Committee can be considered by a nomination from the floor at that meeting, provided that notice is filed in advance.


The schedule for the nominations and elections process is as follows:


May 1
 - Announcement of Nominations Committee members by MAPPS President and call for candidates for MAPPS Board of Directors


May 31 - Close of submissions to Nominations Committee


June 23 - Nominations Committee slate announced (additional nominations may be made from the floor at the annual business meeting, if filed in advance)


July 7 – Deadline for notifying President Marlow of a nomination from the floor


July 26 - Annual MAPPS Business Meeting and Election during the Summer Conference in Colorado Springs, CO.