MMA 2015 Elections and Annual Meeting
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Your Massachusetts Motorcycle Association would like to invite all members in good standing to the MMA's Monthly Board-of-Directors Meeting to be held on Wednesday, October 7, 2015. This meeting is also the organization's Annual Meeting, which will be held at The Rose Garden Restaurant, 16 Milford Street, Upton, MA, starting at 7:30 PM. The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to elect MMA members to board positions that are either vacant or the incumbent’s term is expiring. The board positions open for election this year include Treasurer, Secretary, Safety & Education Director, Off-Road Director, District II Manager, and District IV Manager; each of these positions is a 3-year term of office. Also open for election is the MRF State Representative, which is an annually elected position.
The positions listed are all elected by the current sitting board members, but are open to any interested member. The eligibility requirements for these positions require that you are a current member in good standing with the MMA, and that you have been a member in good standing for at least one year. The District Manager positions have a further requirement of residing within the respective district in which you would be the manager.
Anyone interested in any of these positions please submit a short note of your intention to run and a brief resume to Doc D’Errico, Vice Chairman, no later than Midnight October 6, 2015, via e-mail to ViceChair@MassMotorcycle.org. Also, you MUST be present at the October meeting to accept the nomination, give a brief statement as to why you are seeking this position, and to answer any questions members may have.
Please note that each District will be conducting a meeting in their respective districts during the month of October. The purpose of these meetings will be to elect a District Representative for each district. Elected by the attending District Membership, District Representatives fill a one year seat on the Board-of-Directors to act as the membership’s voice on the Board, and to bring Board activities back to the membership. The eligibility is the same as for the District Managers as stated above. Anyone interested in a District Representative Position should contact their District Manager, or Doc D’Errico, Vice Chairman.