Indianapolis - May 16, 2011 - A slate of candidates has been submitted by the Society of Broadcast Engineers Nominations Committee for the upcoming 2011 election of the national board of directors.
Candidates for officer positions:
President - Ralph Hogan - Chapter 117
Vice-President - Jeffery Smith - Chapter 15
Secretary - James Leifer - Chapter 53
Treasurer - Jerry Massey - Chapter 86
Candidates for directors:
Raymond Benedict - Chapter 37
Paul Burnham - Chapter 58
John Demshock - Chapter 42
Mark Heller - Chapter 80
David Priester - Chapter 140
Joe Snelson - Chapter 128
Gary Stigall - Chapter 36
Conrad Trautmann - Chapter 15
The SBE by-laws provide that members may nominate additional candidates. To do so, candidates must be proposed by 10 voting members. Forward nominations with a statement that the proposed candidate approves the candidacy and will serve if elected to Ted Hand, national SBE secretary and chairman of the SBE Nominations Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org by 11:59 p.m. EDT on July 11. Ballots will be sent to all SBE voting members from the Indianapolis office by July 25, 2011, and must be returned by August 25, 2011.