If you pre-register by June 25th you will only be able to vote online. If you do not pre-register you will get a paper ballot and instructions to vote online. If you complete both voting methods only the online vote will be counted.
The nomination acceptance period in the 2018 NATCA National Election closed at 5:00 pm EDT on Monday, April 30th. There will be an election for President, Executive Vice President, New England RVP, Western Pacific RVP, and Region X RVP. The candidates are:
President - Paul Rinaldi and Bryan Zilonis
Executive Vice President – Trish Gilbert and Dave Riley
New England RVP – Mick Devine and Mike “Robey” Robicheau
Western Pacific RVP – Scott Conde and Joel Ortiz
Region X RVP – Curt Howe and Patrick Massie
The following individuals have been declared the winners by acclamation for RVP because only one nominee accepted nomination in each of these races: Clint Lancaster (Alaskan); Aaron Merrick (Central); Rich Santa (Eastern); Drew MacQueen (Great Lakes); Eddie DeLisle (Northwest Mountain); Jim Marinitti (Southern); and Andrew LeBovidge (Southwest).
Members are STRONGLY encouraged to pre-register to vote electronically in the 2018 NATCA National Election. Members who pre-register to vote electronically will not receive mail ballots, which will greatly reduce NATCA’s printing and postage costs for this election.
TO PRE-REGISTER TO VOTE ELECTRONICALLY IN THE 2018 NATCA NATIONAL ELECTION, PLEASE VISIT THE GES REGISTRATION SITE AND COMPLETE THE NECESSARY STEPS BEFORE JUNE 25TH.
(If the link above does not work, the GES registration site is located at: Ges.Voting)
If you pre-register to vote electronically, you will receive a confirmation email upon successful registration. You will also receive an email from GES on June 25, 2018 when electronic balloting opens. If you do not pre-register to vote electronically, you will receive a mail ballot package. However, you may still vote electronically using the GES registration site. If you cast an electronic ballot and a mail ballot, only the electronic ballot will be counted.
The GES registration site will close at 5:00 pm EDT on Sunday, July 29, 2018. For those who registered to vote electronically by this deadline, electronic voting will close at 11:59 pm EDT on Monday, July 30, 2018. If you have any problems with the registration or electronic voting process, please contact the GES Helpdesk at 1-800-864-1263 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any other questions or concerns, please contact the NATCA National Election Committee at email@example.com. Thank you.
Thank you for registering for electronic (online) voting in connection with the National Air Traffic Controllers Association 2018 National Election. Please log back into the portal to vote starting at 9AM on June 25th, 2018 to 11:59PM on July 30th, 2018. Thank you.