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 volunteer based organization for the members by the members. 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 August 1 – 14, 2017 and the results will be announced by August 16th.

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

Rick Demarest (incumbent)
John Diener (incumbent)
Kevin Krause (incumbent)
Mike Zampino (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 24, 2017 to: board.election@americancanyoneers.org

Candidate bios will be posted from July 26th through the election cycle on www.americancanyoneers.org/2017-election-bios and reminders will be sent to our members to vote.
New members for the Board of Directors will be decided the first week of August.