NOAA BIG Elections
Thursday, October 20, 2011 , the polls, at SSMC #3, Room 10817 will be open from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Voting in person is encouraged but voting via e-mail is allowable. The candidates are permitted to make a 2-3 minute presentation, in support of their candidacy, at the NOAA/BIG meeting which commences at 12 p.m.
The polls are open to accommodate both those voters who wish to vote prior to the meeting and those undecided voters that yearn to hear the candidates scintillating presentations before casting their votes. There will be no campaigning allowed within 100 feet of the polling site and any person threatening or attempting to harass or intimidate voters will be escorted from the polling site.
Only those members listed on the official roll of eligible voters can vote. Please bring suitable identification with you because may not immediately be recognized by the poll workers as being a member of NOAA/BIG. E-mail votes should be sent to the following address and must be received at that e-mail address between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Election Day:
The Elections Committee only: Salim Abddeen Salim.Abddeen@noaa.gov, Neva Howard Neva.Howard@noaa.gov and Jannie Ferrell Jannie.G.Ferrell@noaa.gov
The election ballot can be downloaded. Click here for ballot. Votes will be tabulated and the results will be made available to the members no later than November 18, 2011.