Candidate Qualifying for GBA President and Vice President
The offices of President and Vice President of the Georgia Barbecue Association (GBA) are up for election this year.
- The Candidate Qualifying Period shall be from April 1 to April 15 of the year prior to the end of the current officers’ terms.
- Any member in good standing who has been a member of the GBA for at least one year prior to the Candidate Qualifying Period may qualify to run for office by declaring their intent to run to the Chairman of the Board of Directors in writing by email or regular mail.
- On or after April 16, the Chairman of the Board of Directors will announce the candidates for office to the membership via email and posting on the GBA’s website.
- The voting period will be from June 1 to June 10.
If qualifying by email, the email should be addressed to the Chairman of the GBA Board of Directors Rick Godfrey and Cc: to the Vice Chariman of the GBA Board of Directors Greg Hoyt. Emails must be timestamped no later than midnight April 15. 2015
If qualifying by regular mail, the letter should be address to the Rick Godfrey Chairman and mailed to the GBA address at PO Box 2085; Perry, GA 31069. Letter must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2015
In order that all interested members may make an informed decision about seeking office; the duties of each office are linked below: