Annual Board of Directors Election

The SVTC’s Board of Directors is divided into two groups, called classes, for governance purposes. Each year, the term of one of the classes expires. To prepare, the council (the members) holds elections in the spring of each year so that a new class of directors is elected and can be appointed by the board of directors before the end of the term on June 30th.

The spring 2018 election will concern class II of directors. The SVTC manages the nomination and election process via its Governance and Organization Committee, and all members, who are members in good standing on May 1, 2018, will be invited to vote.

A summary of the process:

  • The SVTC Organization & Governance Committee will receive suggestions for a new class II of directors by March 14, 2018. This list of candidates will then be evaluated, and later approved, by the Executive Committee and then the Board of Directors. Make a Class II SVTC board director suggestion (for self, or others).
  • Eligible SVTC members will be invited to vote using a special link they’ll be sent by email. Each member, whether individual or corporate, receives one vote per membership.
  • The list of class II candidates and their biographies will be posted below.
  • On May 18, 2018 we will hold our Annual Meeting (combined with a luncheon, open to all) and any SVTC member who did not vote electronically will have the opportunity to vote in person.

Listing of the full board of directors, and executive committee, 2017-18 (by class) (pdf)

Do you know someone who might be interested in actively contributing to the vibrant Valley tech community in a  meaningful and high-level way? Tell us more so we can connect with that person and consider him/her in spring of 2018 as a candidate.

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