The SCCBA Board of Trustees met in a specially called Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, August 4, 2016 fill a vacancy in the 2016 President-Elect position for the remainder of 2016. The position became vacant when Nicole Isger, who was elected 2016 President-Elect resigned in July for personal reasons.. The Board gave notice to all SCCBA members who met the criteria to serve as 2016 President-Elect, and of those, three expressed interest to be considered by the Board. At the Special Board meeting on August 4, the Board interviewed the three candidates and selected Kate Wilson, who has been serving as 2016 Treasurer to fill the remaining term of the 2016 President-Elect. Kate assumed the President-Elect position immediately. The Board will appoint an SCCBA member meeting the criteria to fill the remaining term of the 2016 Treasurer.
Per the SCCBA By-Laws, as an appointed President-Elect, Kate Wilson does not automatically assume the office of President in 2017. The position of 2017 President will be on the election ballot for election of other 2017 officers and trustees. Those ballots will be distributed the latter part of September 2016.
For more information about Kate, click here to view her candidate’s statement submitted to the Board for the appointment as 2016 President-Elect.