Call for Candidates for the Coalition of American Canyoneers Board of Directors

It’s election time at the Coalition of American Canyoneers. It’s time for you to decide leadership positions for the Board of Directors. We encourage new candidates to come forth during this election cycle.

The Coalition of American Canyoneers is a non-profit, non-partisan, member-run organization and is volunteer based. We meet once per month via phone and have up to two retreats per year with electronic communication in between. We are always in need of individuals who are interested in getting involved to help us promote canyon access, conservation, education, and safety. We will hold the election via email vote from July 29 – August 8, 2016. Elected individuals will be announced the week of August 8th.

There are four openings for a two-year term. So far the following people have declared their candidacy:

Sonny Lawrence (incumbent)
Steve (Ram) Ramras (incumbent)
Rich Rudow (incumbent)
Hank Moon (incumbent)

If you have questions or are interested in running for a Board of Directors’ position, please send a short bio and photo before July 20, 2016 to:

Candidate bios will be posted from July 22nd through the election cycle on and reminders will be sent to our members to vote.