WCG Announces Slate of Candidates for 2016-17 Season and Absentee Ballot Info

WCG Announces Slate of Candidates for 2016-17 Season and Absentee Ballot Info

Apr 1, 2016

The WCG Nominating Committee would like to present the attached nominations for the 2016-2017 election of officers and Board of Directors.  The ballot of candidates is attached and will be voted on at the WCG Business Meeting on May, 5th, 2016.  If you would like to vote by absentee ballot, please send a request to membership@washingtonconservationguild.org.

Updated WCG Ballot of Officers 2015-2016

Updated WCG Ballot of Officers 2015-2016

Apr 26, 2015

There is a slight adjustment to the ballot. Robin O’Hern is now running for Recording Secretary rather than Director. Below, please find a link to the new ballot.

WCG Absentee Ballot for 2015 elections_Final

If you’ve sent absentee ballots in, please resubmit them.

Announcing Washington Conservation Guild Ballot for Officers 2015-16

Announcing Washington Conservation Guild Ballot for Officers 2015-16

Apr 23, 2015

It is the pleasure of the Nominating Committee to post the officer ballot to be voted on at the Guild’s business meeting on May. If you would like to vote by absentee ballot, please send a request to membership@washingtonconservationguild.org. You will be furnished with a ballot. Ballots sent by email must be received by May 7 (election day); ballots sent by regular mail must be received by May 5, so they can be collected and counted.

Election Results

Election Results

Jul 4, 2014

Washington Conservation Guild Officers for 2014-2015

New Directors are:

Im Chan
Anne Marigza
Ed McManus
Steven O’Banion
Cathy Zaret

They join continuing Directors Lynn Brostoff and Diana Galante, for a total of seven. The President has asked Lindy Gulick to serve as Director in order to have a full complement of eight.

Justine Posluszny-Bello will serve as was elected Membership Secretary, succeeding Kristin Loudermilk.

Update: WCG Annual Election Ballot

Update: WCG Annual Election Ballot

Apr 24, 2014

It is with great pleasure that we congratulate Stephanie Spence on her recent acceptance into a graduate training program in conservation. As a result of her good fortune she has asked to be removed from this year’s ballot.

WCG Annual Election Ballot

WCG Annual Election Ballot

Apr 18, 2014

The Washington Conservation Guild will be holding elections at the Annual Business Meeting in May.

Please find attached the ballot for this year’s elections. The membership will be electing officers for the positions of Membership Secretary and four new Directors. Additionally the members will be voting to extend the term of one of the current Directors and on amendments to the Guild’s By-laws.

Proposed Changes to the Bylaws

Apr 11, 2014

The Board of Directors of the Washington Conservation Guild is proposing the following changes (highlighted in blue) to its bylaws to reflect recent changes in the Washington DC laws that govern non-profits.  A vote to accept the changes will take place at the Annual Business Meeting on May 8, 2014.

Slate for 2014-2015 Board Elections

Slate for 2014-2015 Board Elections

Mar 20, 2014

The Annual Business meeting of the Washington Conservation Guild will be held on May 1, 2014.
Elections for open positions on the Board of Directors will be held, the proposed slate of candidates is below.

Nominations for WCG Board Vacancies are Open!

Nominations for WCG Board Vacancies are Open!

Feb 11, 2014

Greetings fellow members,

Do you need to be “active in a professional organization” to meet that “Outstanding” level of your performance appraisal?  Have you secretly been wishing for a different line-up of speakers at WCG meetings?  Is there something you wish you could change about the way the Guild operates?  Ever wish you knew the names and contact details of every WCG member? 

Election Results

Election Results

May 9, 2013

The Washington Conservation Guild held it’s Annual Business Meeting and election on Thursday May 2, 2013.  The Guild is extremely grateful to all those who agreed to run for office and to the membership who participated by filling out a ballot.  The election was extremely close, so rest assured, your participation made a difference to the Guild!