There will be a meeting of the members of the Southern California Division July 18, 2020, 3:00 pm. The meeting will be mostly online, through Zoom. All USA Fencing So. Cal. Division members are invited to participate. To get instructions for joining the meeting, please email Clare Deffense (current So. Cal. Division Secretary) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The purpose of the meeting is to elect officers and directors for the Division year 8/1/2020 to 7/31/2021, as follows:
The members of the Division met in March for the semi-annual meeting. At this meeting, the following members were nominated to serve as officers of the Division for the 2020-2021 fiscal year:
- Chairperson — Tigran Shaginian*
- Vice Chairperson — Phil Hareff*
- Treasurer — James Beihold*
- Secretary — Karen Lieu
- Assistant Secretary — Clare Deffense*
(Asterisk * indicates current office holder. In each case, members may vote for only one candidate per position.)
In addition, the following were nominated to serve on the Board of Directors (aka, Executive Committee) for the same period: Tim Robinson (Presidio), Az Mikayelyan (unattached), Karen Lieu (BHF), Phil Hareff (Conejo), Tigran Shaginian (Swords), James Beihold (Swords), Clare Deffense (Swords), Daryl Taylor (LAIFC), Richard Lee (unattached), Eric Speicher (Conejo), Karl Jordon (Points West), Anna Jordon (Points West), Rudy Streitz (Kern).
These nominations, and any additional, will be subject to the membership vote in July. The time for nominations for officers for the 2020-2021 has expired. However, additional nominations for Directors (also known as Executive Committee members) may be made from the floor, at the July meeting, or by written nomination submitted to the Division Secretary, Clare Deffense, at email address email@example.com.
To be eligible to vote at the July meeting, members must be at least 18 years old, and they must be present in person or online at the meeting. (Proxies are not allowed.)
We hope to see you at the July meeting, and we hope you will consider volunteering to join the Southern California Division leadership!