August 20, 2020

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Dear Members,

Six positions of the IEPA Board will become vacant as at 1st January, 2021. These positions are:

President Elect
Vice President Asia Pacific
Ordinary Member x 3

Although the nominated candidates will officially take up their positions 1st January, 2021, due to the unusual circumstances we are facing with the impact of COVID-19 newly elected members may overlap and attend meetings later this year with current members.

The election process this year will occur in two rounds. The first round will begin on September 8th and will be managed by TrueVote who will send all members an email with a link and instructions on how to vote. Round two will commence on the 22nd September. Please look out for these emails over the next few weeks.

One nomination was received for the positions of Vice President Asia Pacific and Treasurer. We are pleased to advise those positions have been filled by Patrick McGorry, Treasurer and Sung-Wan Kim, Vice President Asia Pacific.

Nominees for President Elect are (in alphabetical order):
Paul French
Kate Hardy
Jesus Perez
Andrea Raballo
Alison Yung

Nominees for Ordinary Member are (in alphabetical order):
Sophie Allan
Kelly Allott
Sarah Bendall
Alfonso Gonzalez Valderrama
Kate Hardy
Oladunni Oluwoye
Juliana Onwumere
Jesus Perez
Antonio Preti
Andrea Raballo
Andrew Thompson
Philip Tibbo

Please note you will require your IEPA membership number to vote. Please contact if you have misplaced your membership number and unable to find it on the membership lookup. If you wish to forward a proxy please complete the proxy form which must be emailed to by 27th August, 2020.

Please do not hesitate to contact Debby Mitchell via email should you have any questions regarding this process.