AMIA Board of Directors and Working Group Elections are Open

The 2019 Election ballots are being presented.

Eligibility to Vote

If you are eligible to vote, you should have received an e-mail from Votenet Solutions, Inc. with instructions on how to cast your vote.  Please check your SPAM folder for mail from the sender.  The online voting site is now open and contains full biographical information about each nominee. The election site closes on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Board of Directors: AMIA’s regular, retired and life members in good standing are eligible to vote.

Working Groups: All members of each working group (including students) are eligible to vote in Working Group elections.

Board Treasurer

The Treasurer is an officer of AMIA, serves as the Corporate Treasurer and is able to sign corporate documentation when needed. The Treasurer serves as a member of the Executive Committee and as an ex-officio advisor to the Audit Committee and the Finance and Investment Committee. The Treasurer’s term is two years and is limited to two consecutive terms. Term of office for Treasurer is January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2021.

TREASURER nominees:

Paul DeMuro
Neil Sarkar

Board Secretary

The Secretary is an officer of AMIA and serves as the Corporate Secretary signing corporate documentation when needed. The Secretary serves as a member of the Executive Committee. The Secretary’s term is two years and is limited to two consecutive terms. Term of office for Secretary is January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2021.

SECRETARY nominees:

Erin Crowgey
Theresa Cullen

Board Director

The Board of Directors is the principal policy making body of AMIA and is responsible for AMIA’s strategic plan. Board members are the pipeline for other leadership positions in AMIA and should be cross generational. A successful board member is supportive of AMIA’s mission and speaks knowledgeably about AMIA and informatics. S/he is an active and visible member of AMIA and the informatics community. The Board is accountable to AMIA’s members. Directors serve a three-year term and may be elected to serve two consecutive terms. Term of office for four Directors is January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2022.

DIRECTORS nominees (four directors will be elected):

Tiffani Bright
Paul Fu, Jr.
Bruce Levy
Jonathan Nebeker
Philip Payne
Jyotishman Pathak
Victoria Tiase
Li Zhou

Working Group Elections

If you are eligible to vote in a Working Group election, you will receive an email from Votenet Solutions, Inc. and then see those ballots upon logging into the election site.

Election Results

Official election results will be announced during the State of the Association Meeting held in conjunction with the AMIA 2019 Annual Symposium on November 19th in Washington, DC. 

Thank you for your careful consideration of these candidates.

Please contact Phyllis Burchman, Director of Office Operations and Human Resources, with any questions at phyllis@amia.org or 301-657-1291.