Annual Election Period Opens

IAWP members have the opportunity to take a role in determining the association’s leadership by voting for 2016-2017 officers. Voting began May 27, 2016.

This year’s race features elections for president-elect, vice president and treasurer.  Profiles for each candidate are available in the May-June issue of Countdown, which is available for download here.

Members may choose any one of the following voting options:

  1.  Vote online here.
  2.  Email your ballot to Please include your name, membership number and chapter affiliation.
  3.  Mail your ballot to the IAWP administrative office, or
  4.  Vote in person at the IAWP 103rd International Educational Conference.

Election results will be announced at the IAWP 103rd International Educational Conference on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

Election Rules

  1.  Each IAWP member is entitled to one vote, using only one method of voting.
  2.  Each member may use the paper ballot method or vote online at
  3. Please mark the designated area beside the candidate for whom you wish to vote.
  4. Each member may vote for one candidate for each office.
  5. Voting starts at 8:00 AM (Eastern) Friday May 27, 2016 and shall continue until 12:00 PM (Eastern) June 10, 2016. All ballots must be cast within the stated time frame, with the exception of ballots cast in-person at the conference.
  6. Paper ballots will be available on the first and second day of the IAWP 103rd annual meeting–Monday, June 27, 2016 and Tuesday, June 28, 2016–for those members entitled to cast a vote and who have not previously voted.
  7.  All ballots cast by mail must be postmarked by June 10, 2016.
  8. All ballots submitted by email must be submitted by June 10, 2016.
  9. The final vote will be tallied and results announced on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, during the business meeting at the IAWP 103rd International Educational Conference.