Seeking Parents to serve on Nominating Committee for upcoming PTO Board Elections

Nominating Committee for PTO Elections

Composition:

• Seeking 3-5 people to serve on the nominating committee
• The committee will choose its own Chairperson
• Committee members may not run for a position
• Staff members may not serve on the committee

Role

• Solicit candidates from general membership in writing
• Prepare and distribute all notices pertaining to the election and nomination process
• Verify eligibility of all candidates
• Conduct the election meeting
• Prepare ballots, attendance sheets, tally sheets, ballot box and other materials
• Ensure that only eligibly members receive a ballot
• Ensure the election is certified by the principal

Further information along with sample notices and templates can be found here: http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/FACE/ParentLeader/Elections

As a reminder, all PTO positions are open for candidates. Please complete and return the form by Friday 24th, 2017