Welcome to the online information center for the 2021 Suri Network Board of Trustees Election! Here you will find information on each of the candidates running for election, as well as an outline of the electronic voting process. More information on how and when to vote will also be emailed directly to each member by Simply Voting, the organization managing our election process.
This year we have 5 candidates running for 3 Suri Network Board of Trustee positions each with 3 year terms. Laurie Findlay, Karl Heinrich, Michelle Pressler, and Laurel Shouvlin, will be returning to the Board. The terms of Sue King, Beth Sheets and Liz Vahlkamp are ending. The 2021 candidates for the Board election are Brian Barfield, Patty Hasselbring, Ted Ritschard, Beth Sheets, and Liz Vahlkamp.
The electronic vote will open on or around June 1st, and all votes must be cast no later than July 1st. Results will be tabulated and announced with the results of the Suri Fleece show and then sent to members by email in early August. Look for an email with voting directions soon!
Suri Network Board of Trustees – Trustee Job Description (2020)
The Suri Network, is a 501(c)(5) organization, governed by a seven member Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees has legal responsibility for all activities of the organization. Responsibilities of Board members include, but are not limited to: