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Election 2020

posted Nov 7, 2020, 10:16 PM by Great Plains Catalysis   [ updated Nov 7, 2020, 10:16 PM ]

Dear Colleagues,


Thank you for being a member of the GPCS, and for joining us during our virtual symposium and our monthly webinars this year. It is time to elect the next president of our growing society. The person elected this cycle will serve as President-elect in 2021, and President in 2022. 


Please feel free to volunteer (nominate yourself)  or a fellow member for this position.  Updates regarding the election as well as other information pertaining to our society may be found on our webpage.


Officers to be Elected and Terms

  1. President–elect (will be president in 2022)

Timeline for Election

  1. Call for Nominations                                                     November 7, 2020
  2. Last date to send nominations                                      November  21, 2020
  3. Candidate names finalized by Exec Cmte                    November 23 2020
  4. Candidate bios (100 words)                                          November 30, 2020
  5. Start of Voting                                                                December 1, 2020
  6. End of Voting                                                                 December 14, 2020
  7. Announcement of Officer                                               December 15, 2020


Nomination Procedure

  1. All current GPCS members can nominate another member for an Officer’s position.  Please note that a prospective candidate should become a member before being nominated. 
  2. Please check with the candidate if s/he is willing to be nominated before submitting the name
  3. Self-nominations are welcome
  4. A person can be nominated for only one position
  5. Submit the nominee’s name and the position for which s/he is being nominated to Steven Crossley, GPCS Secretary,  at   


Please contact me at  if you have any questions.