General Assembly 2017


The Biennial General Assembly
of the
Democratic Party of the San Fernando Valley

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Registration opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 10:30
You must be registered by 10:30 to vote.
General Assembly begins at 10:30.

University Student Union Northridge Center
California State University, Northridge
Nordhoff Street at Zelzah Avenue

Exact times, agenda, and program are to be announced, however it will last into the afternoon.

$10 Registration Fee
Register online at https://secure.actblue.com/contribute/page/dpfvga2017
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Hardship fee waivers available.  Please use paper form or register on site.

We will be electing officers and Executive Board members for the 2017-2019 term. The officer positions are Chair, First Vice Chair, Second Vice Chair, Corresponding Secretary, and Recording Secretary. Three Executive Board members will be elected from each of our Assembly Districts along with fifteen at-large members.

In order to vote and/or run for Executive Board you must:

Live in one of DPSFV’s Assembly Districts: 38, 39, 43, 45, 46, 50
AND one of the following:
Be a member of a DPSFV-affiliated Democratic Club as of December 26, 2016. A list of DPSFV-affiliated clubs is at http://dpsfv.com/clubs/
OR
Be a member of the Los Angeles County Democratic Central Committee (LACDP)
OR
Be a member of the Democratic State Central Committee (a delegate to the State Convention)

In order to run for any office other than Chair you must also have been a member of a DPSFV-affiliated Democratic Club for at least one year.  In order to run for Chair you must also have been a member of the Executive Board for at least 2 years.

Nominations for officer positions should be emailed to Nominating Committee Chair Thom O’Shaughnessy before January 8, 2017, at thomoshaughnessy@gmail.com. Nominations will also be accepted and will close at the January 9, 2017, DPSFV Executive Board meeting.

Nominations for Executive Board will be taken from the floor at the General Assembly. Please do not email your Executive Board nominations.

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