Annual Meeting Wedensday, April 19, 2017
The Annual meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 2:30 pm in the Noble Conference Room of the Greenwich Hospital 5 Perryridge Road, Greenwich, CT. 06830.
Per Article VI, Section 1 of the Credit Union Bylaws, the Nominating Committee has nominated the following candidates for reelection to the Board of Directors:
Dr. Stephen Jones
A petition signed by at least twenty (20) current members of GHAFCU must nominate any member interested in becoming a candidate for the Board of Directors of the GHA Federal Credit Union.
To be valid, a petition must contain all of the following:
- At least Twenty (20) signatures of members of record as of December 31, 2016 who are eligible to vote (must be 18 years of age as of April 19, 2017).
- The printed name of each signatory.
The nominee must also submit a statement of qualifications and eligibility (must be 18 years of age as of April 19, 2017), as well as biographical data or other information in a form approved by the Board of Directors, in accordance with the Credit Union’s bylaws. To be effective, a signed certificate must accompany nominations by petition from the nominees stating that they are agreeable to nomination and will serve if elected to office.
Such completed nominations shall be filed with the Secretary of the Credit Union at the office address no later than March 18, 2017. The Secretary will cause nominations along with those of the nominating committee to be posted on a conspicuous place in the Credit Union office at least 35 days prior to the annual meeting of April 19, 2017.
Per article V, Section 4 of the bylaws, the Credit Union will conduct its elections for members of the Board of Directors immediately after reports and prior to unfinished and new business of the Annual meeting. Per Article VI, Section 2, of the Bylaws, no nominations shall be made from the floor when there is one nominee for each position filled. Only those positions without a nominee shall be subject to nominations from the floor. When only one member is nominated for each position to be filled, the chair may take a voice vote or declare each nominee elected by general consent or acclamation at the annual meeting.