Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Council 10062 Elections

Sent: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 10:54 AM
Subject: [Council 10062 Email] Council 10062 Elections

Brother Knights,
Under the constitutional laws of the Order, an election of officers of Corpus Christi Council 10062 will be conducted at our regular business meeting on Thursday, June 6, 2013.
The following information is furnished in the interest of informing Brother Knights of some aspects of the election, including candidates.
"Only members who have been initiated in the first three degrees of the Order shall be eligible for any office in subordinate, State or Supreme councils, or into the Order."
Term of office is one year except for the sole Trustee who: "Thereafter, at each succeeding election, one Trustee shall be chosen for a term of three years."
The following incumbents have indicated a desire to serve another 1-year term:
Grand Knight                         Dennis Sullivan
Deputy Grand Knight           Doug McCarty
Chancellor                              Chris Rausch
Recorder                                Chris Mathieu
Treasurer                               Nick Lozzi
Advocate                                John Gavin
Warden                                   Dave Rak-Kinonen
Inside Guard                         Bob LaCroix
Outside Guard                      Pete Cavallero
The offices of Chaplain, Financial Secretary and Lector are appointed positions so there is no voting for these positions.
Antonio Rivas has expressed an interest in serving a three year term as Trustee.  Doug Vance and Tom Kato wish to retain their current positions as Trustees.  (Doug for one more year; Tom for two more years.)
At this time, no other qualified Brother Knights has expressed an interest in serving as a Council officer for the 2013-2014 Fraternal Year.
However, candidates for any elective office may be nominated from the floor at the time of the election; this includes self-nomination.
Plan to attend the meeting on June 6th and participate in the privledge of voting for the leadership of YOUR council!
SK James McGrath, PFN, PGK
Knights of Columbus
Corpus Christi Council 10062
In service to Christ!