2012 BYC Formal Election Notice

Important Meetings

  • Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 6:00 pm – Nominations Meeting.  Come down to the club and be part of the process!   Members who have already agreed to run with our Nominations Committee will be announced, and nominations will be accepted from the floor to round out the slate of candidates for Fleet Captain and the four Board of Trustee positions.
  • Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 6:00 pm – Meet the Candidates Night. “Meet the Candidates Night” is a town-hall format where you will have a chance to hear from each our candidates and ask any questions of them that you might have.
  • Wednesday, September  19, 2012, 6:00 pm – Election Day All our voting members will receive a ballot in the mail prior to that date, along with relevant voting instructions. The ballot box will be available at the club for those who wish to vote in person. Be sure to sign your envelope if voting absentee! Following the close of the polls, the ballots will be counted and the results will be announced.

This process sets the stage for 2012-13 and the years to come, and it’s your chance to make a difference and also enhance your circle of friends who love Bellingham, the water, and our Club.  Please turn out and participate!  Thanks. — Marian Welsh

Candidate Bios

Click here to learn more about the candidates for the Board of Trustees.

Click here to learn more about the candidates for the Flag Officer positions.