CALA 2019 Election Results

Dear CALA Members,

The CALA 2019 election results are finally ready to share with you. Please see below for the results.

Here is the summary –

Total number of print ballots: 13
Total number of completed: 0
Total number of e-ballots: 650
Total number of completed: 246

Please join me in thanking all the members and candidates for their participation in this year’s election. Please also join me in congratulating our newly elected officers as follows:

Incoming Vice President/President Elect (2021-2022)

Wenli Gao (94.31%)

Executive Director (2019-2022)

Lian Ruan (93.50%)

Board of Directors (2019-2022, five positions)

1 Jianye He (68.70%)
2 Vincci Kwong (67.07%)
3 Suzhen Chen (59.35%)
4 Hong Miao (59.35%)
5 Xiaocan Wang (47.15%)

For the complete ballot on the proposed changes of the CALA Bylaws and Constitution, please see the proposed changes and the new documents with changes for your reference at https://cala-web.org/election/2019.

 

For Constitution (Passed) -

Proposed Change #1 Yes (80.49%)
Proposed Change #2 Yes (87.80%)
Proposed Change #3 Yes (89.43%)
Proposed Change #4 Yes (90.24%)
Proposed Change #5 Yes (85.37%)
Proposed Change #6 Yes (91.46%)
Proposed Change #7 Yes (90.24%)

For Bylaws (Passed) –

Proposed Change #1 Yes (82.93%)
Proposed Change #2 Yes (87.80%)
Proposed Change #3 Yes (78.05%)
Proposed Change #4 Yes (86.59%)
Proposed Change #5 Yes (88.21%)
Proposed Change #6 Yes (82.52%)
Proposed Change #7 Yes (85.77%)
Proposed Change #8 Yes (86.99%)
Proposed Change #9 Yes (86.18%)
Proposed Change #10 Yes (91.87%)
Proposed Change #11 Yes (83.74%)

 

We highly appreciate your participation in the election process. Your comments and suggestions are being forwarded to the Constitution and Bylaws Committee.

Thanks so much to the Constitution and Bylaws Committee for their hard work.

 

Special thanks go to ALL who made this election a success! Thank you!

Election Committee (2018-2019):

Weiling Liu (Chair)
Web & Membership:
Minhao Jiang (minhao.jiang4cmte@gmail.com)
Meng Qu (qum@miamioh.edu)
Jingjing Wu (jingjing.wu@ttu.edu)
Min Tong (min.tong@ucf.edu)
Online and Print Ballot:
Yan He (yh4@iuk.edu)
Hong Li (goes by "Li") (Li-H@mssu.edu)
Shuyi Liu (shuyil2@illinois.edu)
Runxiao Zhu (rzhu@oberlin.edu)