July 18, 2018
In accordance with the AMFA Constitution, Article XV – Recall of National Officers, a referendum is being conducted regarding the recall of the Region II Director, Will Abbott. The recall petition submitted to AMFA National and the Region II Director’s statement of defense has been sent to all AMFA Locals in Region II and will be posted on the AMFA National website.
Be advised that the recall referendum is being put to a vote of the membership by the National Executive Council (NEC) pursuant to requirements established by the AMFA Constitution. The statements, including the use of attachments, contained in the petition for recall and/or in the statement of defense reflect the opinions of the petitioner/endorsers, and the National Officer/ Representative, respectively. The NEC takes no position with regard to the opinions expressed by those initiating and endorsing the recall or with regard to the statement of defense provided by the National Officer/Representative.
Votes for this referendum will be cast using the TrueBallot Inc., WebVote® and TeleVote® systems. All active AMFA members in good standing assigned to Locals in Region II are eligible to vote in this referendum. Note: Any member whose membership dues, fees, and/or assessment obligations have not been paid in full is a member in bad standing, and therefore, is ineligible to vote. Members are strongly urged to resolve any arrearage prior to this referendum being conducted.
The referendum notice and voting instructions sheet will be mailed to eligible voters at the address on file with AMFA National on July 24, 2018. Any eligible member who has not received voting instructions in the mail by August 2, 2018, or anyone having questions about the voting process, should contact the AMFA Administration Director at 720-744-6629.
The voting period for this referendum will commence at 3:00 pm et on July 24, 2018, and will end at 10:00 am et on August 21, 2018, the day of the tally.