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07 Oct 2020 9:35 PM | Travis Atkinson

Help shape the next two years for ISST.

The ISST Election Committee, consisting of Kerry Beckley and Alexandra Yaltonskaya, nominated by the ISST Executive Board, are pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2020 ISST Executive Board elections, formally opening the election process.

Executive Board elections take place every two years. The ISST Executive Board consists of eight positions. Please note that three of the current Board Members have announced they will be stepping down.

President: David Edwards
Position term-limits; not standing for re-election

Vice President: Susanne Vind

Not standing for re-election

Treasurer: Eckhard Roediger
Term-limits: not standing for re-election
Media Coordinator: Travis Atkinson
Term-limits: not standing for re-election

Secretary: Susan Simpson

Not standing for re-election

Training Coordinator: Jeff Conway

Not standing in same position

Research & Scientific Coordinator: Alexandra Schosser

Certification Coordinator: Paul Kasyanik

Not standing in same position


To nominate a candidate, please be aware that they must be an active full or honorary ISST-Certified Member (standard or advanced), and have indicated their willingness to run for the position. All active full and honorary ISST members are eligible to nominate themselves, as well. To support their nomination, two other active ISST full or honorary members must back their nomination on the nomination form.

You can see an updated list of current verified nominations for the 2020 ISST Executive Board Elections here: NOMINEES

Please submit your nomination form by the end of October 31, 2020 (11:59 pm IDLW) to the Election Committee: FORM SUBMISSION

Please be mindful of the following:

  • Be sure your nomination form is completed correctly
  • DO NOT use the ISST Listserv to send your nomination form, to promote your nominee(s), or to promote your own candidacy -- all nominees will have an opportunity to post personal statements on the ISST website before the election begins
Voting in the elections for the Executive Board takes place electronically -- please read the rules and to find out more about the election procedure: ELECTION RULES

On November 8, 2020, active ISST full and honorary members will receive log-in information via email to access the voting ballot on the website. You may submit your vote through the end of November 22, 2020 (11:59 pm IDLW).

For questions regarding the ISST Election Committee and the voting procedure, please refer to the ISST statutes at: STATUTES

You may also review the ISST Election Regulations at: REGULATIONS

Kind regards from the ISST Election Committee,
Kerry Beckley, Chair
Alexandra Yaltonskaya

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