As announced at the most recent business meeting on Friday, September 15, 2017, Local 2509 is currently accepting nominations for ALL positions on the Executive Board. Positions are as follows:
Executive Vice President
First Vice President
Second Vice President
Local 2509 members are allowed to self-nominate for any position, or nominate another member for any position. Members may only run for one position. Positions terms are for two (2) years, to end October 2019. Local 2509 elections are conducted in accordance with the AFGE National Constitution. In accordance with Appendix A of the constitution, the qualifications for candidacy for local office are as follows:
1. Be a current member in good standing
2. Be a current member for one year of an AFGE local, immediately preceding the closing of the nomination process, and
3. Not be a member in any labor organization not affiliated with the AFL-CIO
If any position is uncontested (only one candidate nominated), the nominee shall be declared elected at the closing of nominations.
Nominations will be accepted anytime until Friday, October 27, 2017. Nominations can be submitted by emailing your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. If emailing submissions, please include your full name, and the full name of the candidate (if not self-nominating), this is necessary for meeting minute, and record keeping purposes.
For any contested position, an election date will be announced.
If you have any questions on whether you meet the qualifications, or what is required of any position, or any questions about the process from nominations, to elections, please get in touch with us at email@example.com, or via our contact us page.