Signatures have been validated and a primary race will be held for the following two positions. Candidates are listed in the order they will appear on the ballot based on a drawing held last week:
- Betsy Drinan
- Charles Lucas
- Karen Cross
- Darren Wells
Paraprofessional/Substitute Field Rep
- Carla Johnson
- A Vanessa Larocque
- Colleen Hart
Ballots will be mailed out on April 3. The deadline for completed ballots to be received at AAA is April 30. Mail early to be sure your ballot will be received at AAA in New York by the deadline. In-person voting for the primary will be held at the BTU on Wednesday, May 3 from 6 AM to 8 PM.
Please join us for a CANDIDATES NIGHT on Wednesday, April 12 following the union meeting at the BTU. All candidates for full time office (3 minutes) and executive board (2 minutes) are welcome to speak. Please RSVP to our Ombudsman by email at email@example.com if you are planning to speak. All BTU members are welcome to come and hear directly from the candidates.
Candidates for the primary and final elections are welcome to submit a head shot photo and a candidate statement of up to 150 words to be run in the BTU news. The primary deadline is March 24 at 5 PM, and the final deadline is April 12 at 5 PM. Send by email to both firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.