Candidates for 2019 SOA Board of Directors Elections Announced
During its June 22-23 meeting, the SOA Board of Directors approved the 2019 elections ballot of endorsed candidates. Voting opens August 19 and closes September 6. See the final slate of candidates and learn about their backgrounds and how they would approach their service on the SOA Board. This year, there were three nominees for President-Elect and 22 nominees for Elected Board member for consideration by the SOA Nominating Committee. See the candidates endorsed by the SOA Nominating Committee, listed in alphabetical order.
Endorsed Candidates for President-Elect (one to be elected)
Endorsed Candidates for Elected Board Member (five to be elected)
*Note: At least one candidate to be selected for the Canada reserved seat.
Nominees who have completed an Expression of Interest form for SOA Board positions and who are not endorsed by the Nominating Committee may seek to be placed on the SOA Board’s elections ballot through the petition process, which will be open July 2 to July 31. Eligible voting members will receive an email from Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS) on July 2 with a link and pass code to a website where they can submit a petition in support of any petitioners. Eligible voting members may support the petition of no more than one President-Elect office and no more than three nominees for Elected Board Member. Eligible nominees will need to receive petition support from 601 eligible voting members to attain a place on the elections ballot. Petitioning nominees who receive the required level of petition support will be added to the final election ballot as a candidate for election and designated as a candidate "by petition." Learn more about the petition process.
If you have any questions about the ballot or the elections process, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The members of the SOA Nominating Committee include:
Erin J. Knopf, FSA, MAAA, Chair
Elaine T. Corrough, FSA, MAAA, FCA, Vice Chair
Kara L. Clark, FSA, MAAA
Ian Genno, FSA, CERA, FCIA
Paula M. Hodges, FSA, MAAA
Brian E. Pauley, FSA, MAAA
Michael B. Smith, FSA, MAAA, FCAS
Larry N. Stern, FSA, MAAA
Donna K. Weninger, FSA, MAAA