XARC Elections, November General Meeting

The following names have been received as interested candidates for the below listed positions. Other interested XARC members should announce their candidacy ASAP. Formal nominations will be solicited from the floor at the November General Meeting with voting to follow.  XARC Full (voting) Members in good standing are eligible to hold office and/or vote. Full Members shall be 21 years of age, hold a valid FCC amateur license, and be current, re: dues.

  • President (one-year term) – Brian Donovan (K2AS)
  • Vice-president (one-year term) – Rich Hull (K2RAH)
  • Secretary (one-year term) – Harry Ramos (W2HRY)
  • Treasurer (one-year term) – Rick LaDonna (N2IJI)
  • Director (three-year term) – Bob Karz (K2OID)

Elections will be held at the November General Meeting (November 12) with the newly elected taking office on January 1, 2016.

~ Rich Hull (K2RAH)

Fall Foxhunt Results

Only two teams, consisting of one person each showed up for the Foxhunt.  Two foxes were hidden, and the starting point was at Brighton Town Park on Westfall Road.

Jon Dickason N2JAC found both Foxes first.  The first was along the Genessee River off Scottsville Road, and the second was also along the river a little north of there.

K2AS had the dual title of Runnerup/Last Place.

Thanks to Will Mullaney KC2VSJ fot being the huntmaster!

Nominations and Elections for 2016 Officers

Per XARC by-laws, we will be soliciting nomination’s for 2016 club officers at the October General Meeting. Elections will be held at the November General Meeting with the newly elected taking office on January 1, 2016. The positions up for election are:

President, Vice-president, Secretary, Treasurer, (all one-year terms)and one Director (a three-year term).

Elections

Section 5.1: Annual elections shall be held at the General meeting in November. At this meeting, the membership shall elect the President, the Vice-President, the Secretary, the Treasurer, and one Director. Nominations shall be solicited from the floor at a fall meeting and a list of potential Candidates for office shall be made known to members of the Club by way of its communication medium at least thirty days prior to the November meeting during which elections will occur. The vote shall be by secret ballot and shall be tabulated by three disinterested members. The candidate receiving the majority of valid votes cast will be declared the winner. In absence of a majority, the two candidates with the largest number of votes shall participate in a run-off election to be held at the General meeting in November.

Section 5.2: Elected and appointed Officers and Directors shall take office on January 1 of the following year.

Section 5.3: The President, the Vice-President, the Secretary, and the Treasurer shall serve terms of one year.

Section 5.4: Directors shall serve terms of three years. One shall be elected each year such that the three terms of Directors are staggered. In the event more than one position is vacant, those elected shall draw straws to determine who shall serve each term.

~ Rich, K2RAH