Open elections for our Localwide Officers, Executive Delegates, and Trustees for the 2016–2019 term of office, and to amend the Local 521 Bylaws, were held localwide from Jan. 4 to Jan. 14, 2016.
The vote count took place Jan. 14, 5 p.m. in the San Jose office. It was broadcasted live via video conference to the Bakersfield, Fresno, Salinas and Visalia offices.
Amendments to the bylaws were approved by voters. Click here to read the amendments to the 521 bylaws.
“Thanks to all our members who participated in this election either by running for office or turning out to vote.
I will be working closely with our new elected Executive Board to plan a winning strategy for working families and public workers in 2016.”
– Luisa Blue, Chief Elected Officer
OFFICIAL VOTING CALENDAR (PDF)
Meet the Candidates:
SEIU 521 Executive Board recommends a YES Vote on ALL Amendments.
IMPORTANT: Only full-dues-paying members of SEIU Local 521 can participate – and vote – in union elections. Join the Winning Team!
ELECTION DOCUMENTS (PDF)
- Notice of Election
- Nomination Petition for Localwide Office
- Nomination Petition for Regional Office
- Acceptance of Nomination Form
- Delegate Allotment for each chapter and composite
- Election Rules Booklet
Please note: All documents except the Election Rules Booklet are formatted to print on legal size (8.5″ x 14″) paper.