Report from the Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee proposes the following nominees to be elected at the annual congregational meeting on May 21, 2017:

Secretary (2-year term) – Aleta Turner
At-Large member of the Board of Trustees (3-year term) – Barb Schell
At-Large member of the Board of Trustees (3-year term) – Bob McArthur
Member of the Nominating Committee (2-year term) – Betsy Bean
Member of the Nominating Committee (2-year term) – Helene Brittain

If elected, those above will join the following whose service continues:

Board of Trustees

Linda Gilbert, President (2017-18) elected by the Board; at-large member (2015-2018)
Rich Rayburn, Treasurer (2016-2018)
Roger Bailey, at-large member (2015-2018)
Liz Weaver, at-large member (2015-2018)
Fabiana Hayden, at-large member (2016-2019)
Rosemary Wood, at-large member (2016-2019)

Nominating Committee

Marco Messori (2016-2018)
Helene Marotta (2016-2018)
TBD (2017-2018), Board representative (appointed by the Board)

According to the UUFA Bylaws: At least thirty-five (35) days before the annual meeting, the Nominating Committee shall post its list of nominees and publish it in the newsletter and by electronic mail. Up to twenty-one (21) days before the annual meeting, the Nominating Committee shall accept written petitions of fifteen (15) or more members to add any qualified member, designated as a nominee by petition, to the list. The Nominating Committee shall ensure that the final list of nominees, including those nominated by petition, is mailed (either traditionally or electronically) to each Voting Member of the Congregation with the notice of the annual meeting.

Questions?  Contact Nominating Committee Chair Karen Solheim (justice@uuathensga.org or 706.202.7515).

–From the Nominating Committee: Karen Solheim, Chair; Dan Everett,Helene Marotta, Marco Messori, Robin Williams