AAUW National Election

2017 AAUW National Election Mark

Welcome to the 2017 AAUW National Election page. It’s your AAUW, so your voice counts.



Apply for Appointment to the Board button

Do you want to have a hand
in AAUW’s future? You could earn one of the three appointed slots.

Candidates for Election to the AAUW Board of Directors for 2017-2019

See photos, profiles, and other details about each candidate for election to the 2017 AAUW Board of Directors.

AAUW National Election FAQ button

Get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the 2017 AAUW National Election process.

Candidates for Election to the Board

The following slate of candidates has been approved by your AAUW Nominating Committee. Select a candidate’s name to see photos, profiles, and other details about each candidate.

AAUW Board Chair

AAUW Board Vice Chair

AAUW Directors

Key Dates for AAUW’s 2017 National Election

October 3, 2016 Comment period opens online for members to propose amendments to the AAUW Bylaws, suggest changes to the Public Policy Program, and propose resolutions
October 14, 2016 Deadline for candidate applications
December 5, 2016 Comment period closes
January 30, 2017 Candidate profiles posted to website
Early April 2017 Voter PINs e-mailed to members and mailed with the Spring AAUW Outlook; candidate slate, bylaws proposals, Public Policy Program proposals, and resolutions published in the Spring AAUW Outlook
April 3, 2017 Opening date to request paper ballot
April 17, 2017 Voting begins online
(NOTE: This is a change from the previously stated 4/14/17, to be in accordance with DC regulations.)
May 4, 2017 Deadline for AAUW to receive request for paper ballot
May 22, 2017 Deadline for mailing paper ballot; ballots must be postmarked by 11:59 p.m. to be counted
June 14–17, 2017 AAUW National Convention, Washington, D.C.
June 15, 2017 Online voting ends at 9 p.m. EDT
June 16, 2017 Election results announced online and at convention
June 16, 2017 Annual meeting


Notice of Annual Meeting

The AAUW annual meeting will be held June 16, 2017, in Washington, D.C., in conjunction with the 2017 AAUW National Convention. No business will be transacted at the annual meeting.



AAUW Board
Policy Manual

Review AAUW Board policies and responsibilities regarding operations, membership, and finances.

AAUW Board
Meetings and Minutes

Review meeting minutes for information about Board deliberations and get a tentative schedule of upcoming meetings.

Book of organizational bylaws with paper and pen

AAUW Bylaws

These rules and regulations provide a framework for AAUW’s operation and management.