Section Election Support

Who do I call...

The Elections Manager may assist you with your Section elections. Please contact ESA HQ at +1(301)731-4535 or email.

ESA headquarters now provides electronic election support for ESA Sections throughout the year. ESA uses VoteNet (eBallots), a seamless electronic voting tool, offering Sections an   , off effective way to facilitate their elections. There is no cost to the Section for this service, but ESA HQ needs at least 10 working days to set up the ballot and test all details before opening the election up to voters.

Section Elections

Electronic Elections supported by ESA - On or around April 1, Section leaders will receive an email reminding them that their nominees are due May 15. The positions that are typically requested are as follows:

Section Officers:

  • Vice-President-Elect
  • ESA Governing Board Representative  (three-year term)
  • Publications Council Representative  (three-year term)

In addition, you may provide nominations for the following national offices:

  • ESA Vice President-Elect
  • Certification Board Director-Elect

Some Sections choose to conduct their own elections to nominate these national positions. ESA HQ can also assist.

If applicable, provide bios and photos for each candidate.