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Nominations/Elections

Results from the 2018 Electronic Voting

In October of this year, Paralegal Association of Florida, Inc., (“PAF”) members voted for their Executive Committee and Bylaw changes electronically.  The first electronic election process was a success with 101 members voting.  We look forward to an increase in the number of voting active and Emeritus members in each electronic election going forward.

Following are the October 2018 Election Results.  These Executive Committee members will be sworn in and take their respective seats for the new term in January 2019.

Bea LeVine, CP, FRP, of Lakeland, Florida, was the sole declared candidate for the office of President.  There being no other nominations, Bea LeVine, CP, FRP, was declared the President for the year 2018-2019.

Asha Maharaj-Lucas, FRP, of Tallahassee, FL was the sole declared candidate for the office of First Vice President.  There being no other nominations, Asha Maharaj-Lucas, FRP, was declared the First Vice President for the year 2018-2019.

Sherry Webber, CP, FCP, FRP, of Palm Beach, FL was the sole declared candidate for the office of Second Vice President.  There being no other nominations, Sherry Webber, CP, FRP, was declared the Second Vice President for the year 2018-2019.

Marcia Muldoon, CP, FRP, of Sarasota, Florida was the sole declared candidate for the office of Secretary.  There being no other nominations, Marcia Muldoon, CP, FRP, was declared the Secretary for the year 2018-2019.

Jennifer Heape, CP, FRP, of Jacksonville, Florida was the sole declared candidate for the office of Treasurer.  There being no other nominations, Jennifer Heape, CP FRP, was declared the Treasurer for the year 2018-2019.

William “Mike” Hamrick, FRP, of Tallahassee, Florida was the sole declared candidate for the office of Director at Large.  Two other nominations failed to meet all of the requirements pursuant to the PAF Bylaws.  There being no other nominations, William “Mike” Hamrick, FRP, was declared the Director at Large for the year 2018-2019.

Michelle Ridge, ACP, FCP, is the current NALA Liaison and will begin her second year of a two-year term.

 

The Bylaw Articles and Sections passed as follows:

BYLAW ARTICLES & SECTIONS RESPONSE – NO RESPONSE – YES
Article II, Section 2.02 1 100
Article III, Section 3.06 101
Article III, Section 3.19 101
Article III, Section 3.23 1 100
Article III, Section 3.25 1 100
Article IV, Section 4.03 1 100
Article IV, Section 4.13 101
Article V, Section 5.02 1 100
Article VI, Section 6.01 101
Article VI, Section 6.02 101
Article VI, Section 6.07 2 99
Article VI, Section 6.08 2 99
Article VIII 101
Article XI, Section 11.01 101

 

Sincerely,

Amy J. Schaffer, ACP, FRP
PAF Elections Chair
Facsimile (941) 316-0963
Email: ajs@grossmanroth.com