CAAO Executive Board Election

Do you have what it takes to represent our members?

Can you keep our organization strong and make it better?

All members wishing to run for office must submit a petition and short biography to the Nominating Committee through any County Representative by the last Friday in May (May 31, 2024)

Nominating Committee
Last Name First Name County Municipality
DiGiovanna John Hartford County – Chair Bristol
Homicki Anthony Fairfield County – Co-Chair Darien
Walcott RaeAnn Litchfield County Woodbury
Braasch Damon Middlesex County Middletown
Kelsey Chris New Haven County Middlebury
Kronfeld Melinda New London County Old Lyme
Lawrence Jason Tolland County Tolland
Hopkins Paul Windham County Thompson

Positions to fill:

*President-Elect*          * Secretary *          *Treasurer*

The election of officers occur in even-numbered years. The schedule is as follows:

March:  The President calls a meeting of Nominating Committee, CAAO County Representatives, to elect a Chairperson.

April/May:  The Nominating Committee solicits candidates.  Each candidate shall submit a petition and brief biography to the Committee.

Last Friday in May (May 31, 2024)Deadline to petition for office.

2nd Friday of June:  The Nominating Committee sends the Slate of candidates to the Elections Committee, with no more than three candidates for each position.

2nd Friday of June:  The By-Laws Committee sends the Elections Committee proposed by-laws changes.

Last Friday of July (July 26, 2024):  The Deadline for write-in candidates to declare candidacy to Elections Committee Chair.

1st Tuesday of September:  Election Committee provides a ballot to all voting members with a slate of candidates.

Voting begins the 1st Tuesday in September (September 3, 2024) and ends on the 4th Friday of September (September 27, 2024).