Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Nomination Slate for 2011 Redwood ACLU Board of Directors

Presented by the Redwood ACLU Nominating Committee to the Board of Directors.

(NOTE: The Board of Directors may add candidates to this slate at their December 21st meeting. Further nominations may be submitted by petition through January 16, 2011.)

Annual Election held on January 31, 2011 at 6:00 p.m. in Bayside.

Current Redwood ACLU Boardmembers Greg Allen, Parke Bostrom, Charles Douglas and Minerva Williams are midway through their two-year terms on the Board of Directors, and are thus not subject to this election.

- two year terms -

Steve Bridenbaugh (incumbent)

Stephen Davies (incumbent)

Peter Martin (incumbent)

Jack Munsee (incumbent)

Xandra Manns

(write-in name of Redwood ACLU member)

(write-in name of Redwood ACLU member)

(write-in name of Redwood ACLU member)

Members may make additional nominations from the floor at the time of the election to run as valid write-in candidates.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Redwood ACLU Nominating Committee Tuesday Nov 16th 11:15 a.m.

The first and only meeting of the year for the Nominating Committee of the Redwood Chapter, ACLU will meet on Tuesday, November 16 at 11:15 a.m at our office at 917 Third Street in Eureka.

The members of the Nominating Committee include three current Boardmembers and two at-large ACLU members who are not currently on the Chapter Board: Greg Allen, Charles Douglas, Steve Bridenbaugh, Xandra Manns and Jamie Rose.

This committee is charged with developing a slate of up to eight [8] candidates for consideration by the Chapter Board for new two-year terms on the Board. The Chapter Board will then adopt this slate, with or without amendment, to be presented to the Redwood Chapter membership to stand for election to the next Chapter Board at the Annual Meeting on January 31st, 2011 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall in Bayside, CA.

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Redwood ACLU Board Meeting Tuesday Nov 16th Noon

The Board of Directors of the Redwood Chapter, ACLU will meet Tuesday, November 16th at 12:00 p.m. at the ACLU office at 917 Third Street, Suite Q (between J & K Streets) in Eureka.

The agenda will include an update on the implementation of Eureka's medical marijuana ordinance; an update on Humboldt County's Law Enforcement Committee; review of potential legal action against the City of Arcata over their anti-panhandling ordinance; updates on election reform efforts; discuss revisions to next year's nominating process for the Patriot Award; reports from Chapter officers and committees; and consideration of other items which Boardmembers or at-large members may bring up.

Board meetings are open to all ACLU members in good standing. Please call 442-4419 or drop by our office for more information or to request the inclusion of a new item on the meeting agenda.