The Chamber’s Board Nominating Committee met and is presenting a slate of directors who will be appointed to serve a four-year term on the Board with approval from the members. They are shown below:
- Ryan Ellington – Edward Jones Investments
- Chris Higgins – StarTek USA, Inc.
- Matthew Rosenberg – RoseCap Investment Advisors, LLC
- Stacey Stewart – KKCO – NBC TV
According to the Chamber by-laws, “Any member in good standing may nominate additional candidates for Directors by petition as follows: The petition form shall state the name of the individual who is being nominated. The candidate must be a person who is 18 years of age or older and who is a member in good standing or associated with a member in good standing. The petition shall identify the name of the member with whom the candidate is associated and shall affirm that the candidate is willing and able to serve a full term as director, if elected. The petition must be signed by at least five percent (5%) of the current members in good standing indicating their desire that the named individual be included in the slate of candidates for Director. Each individual signing the petition must be a member in good standing or associated with a member in good standing. Multiple signatures of individuals representing the same member shall be counted as one nomination. The petition must be on a form provided by the Chamber and available to members at the Chamber office. The petition must be received at the Chamber office by no later than three business days before the Board meeting at which the Board is scheduled to certify the nominating committee’s candidates (in 2016 that is September 20th).”
If petitions are filed, an election will occur.
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