Announcement and Schedule of Elections - 2021

On the request of contestants the BOD approved to change the following dates: 
1. Last date for withdrawal of nominations: Wednesday, March 3, 2021
2. Publication/notification of final list of Nominations: Friday, March 5, 2021
3. Post information about candidates on TANA website: Monday, March 8, 2021

Due to inclement weather in Texas and around the country, the nominations to be delivered by courier services on or before Feb 13th were delayed. Many of our members sent their nominations to be delivered on or before Feb 13th are not delivered yet. By considering the facts below is the updated schedules requested by election committee and approved by BOD

1. Last date for receipt of nominations (post marked to be delivered on or before 13th Feb) Tuesday, Feb 23, 2021
2. Approval of nominations/notification to candidate Thursday, Feb 25, 2021
3. Last date for withdrawal of nominations: Sunday, February 28, 2021
4. Publication/notification of final list of Nominations: Monday, March 1, 2021
5. Post information about candidates on TANA website: Wednesday, March 3, 2021

By authorization of the Board of Directors of the Telugu Association of North America (TANA), the  Nominations and Elections (N/E) Committee will be conducting the organizational elections for the 2021-2023 term for the Executive Committee and 2021-2025 term for the Board of Directors and the TANA Foundation. The N/E Committee requests all members to cooperate in this effort and make the election process an enjoyable experience.

Chairman: Kanakam Babu Inampudi

Members: Anjaneyulu Koneru 

                  Raja Mutyala

TANA Nominations/ Elections Committee

(Email: [email protected])

Status of TANA 2021 Elections Nominations: Click here

TANA ELECTIONS SCHEDULE

Publication of Election Schedule:

Sunday January 31, 2021

Last date for receipt of nominations:

Saturday, February 13, 2021

Approval of nominations/notification to candidates:

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Last date for withdrawal of nominations:

Monday, February 22, 2021

Publication/notification of final list of Nominations:

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Post information about candidates on TANA website

Monday, March 1, 2021

Ballot mailing by USPS 1st class

Monday, March 22, 2021

Last date by which ballots must be received

Friday, May 14, 2021

Ballot Counting

Saturday, May 15, 2021

Certification/ Publication of election results

Sunday, May 16, 2021

 

TANA ELECTION 2021 - NOMINATION & ELECTION PROCEDURES

TANA ELECTIONS 2021 - NOMINATION FORM & ELECTION PROCEDURES

 

OPEN POSITIONS FOR THE 2021 ELECTION CYCLE

Board of Directors

3 Open Positions as follows - 4 Year Term - 2021-2025

 

Non-Donor Director (Two positions)

 

Donor Director (One position)

 

 

Executive Committee

29 Open Positions as follows - 2 Year Term - 2021-2023

 

Executive Vice President

 

Secretary

 

Treasurer

 

Joint Secretary

 

Joint Treasurer

 

Community Service Coordinator

 

Cultural Service Coordinator

 

Women Services Coordinator

 

Councilor - At large

 

International Coordinator

 

Sports Coordinator

 

Regional Representative - New England

 

Regional Representative - New York

 

Regional Representative - New Jersey

 

Regional Representative - Mid Atlantic

 

Regional Representative - Capital

 

Regional Representative - Appalachian

 

Regional Representative - Southeast

 

Regional Representative - North

 

Regional Representative - Ohio Valley

 

Regional Representative - Midwest

 

Regional Representative - South Central

 

Regional Representative - DFW 

 

Regional Representative - Southwest

 

Regional Representative - North Central

 

Regional Representative - Southern California

 

Regional Representative - Northern California

 

Regional Representative - North West

 

Regional Representative - Rocky Mountains

 

(Please refer Bylaws for geographical area associated with each Region)

 

 

Foundation

7 Open Positions as follows - 4 Year Term - 2021-2025

 

Foundation Trustee 4 years term (Five positions)

 

Foundation Donor Trustee 4 years term (Two positions)

Telugu Association of North America