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Nominating Committee Report

Slate of Directors and Officers for 2014

 

The Nominating Committee met on Monday, November 4, 2013
to consider nominees for the 2014 Directors, Officers, and
Executive Committee of the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute.

The Committee submits the following slate of cantidates for Directors for election by the membership:

Nominated for three-year terms on the Board of Directors ending in 2016:

Place

 

21

Michael Brown

22

Autumn Outlaw

23

Randy Slaughter

24

Tom Tyler

25

Frank Alexander

26

Jessie Villapando

27

James Hardwick

28

Scott Livesay

29

Robert Humphrey

30

Jim Westberry

 

Nominated to be an officer of the Board of Directors:

Officers

2014

President

Gaylan Beavers

President-elect

Michael Brown

Vice President

Randy Tinsley

Treasurer

Frank Alexander

Secretary

Katherine Wolfe

Past President

Angie Wallander

 

(Gaylan Beavers, President for 2014 was elected at the 2013 Annual Meeting)

Nominated for membership on the Executive Committee:

Executive Committee

2014

At Large

Jim Clifton

At Large

Bob Cragen

At Large

Joe Cross

At Large

Wilton Lanning

At Large

Matt Morrison

 

The 11 member Executive Committee consists of the 6 officers and 5 At Large members.

Nominated for membership on the Advisory Council:

Robert O'Beirne

Andrew Springate

Howard Edmiston

Claude Ervin

Bill Tilghman

Jim L. Turner

Lee Lydick

Jack Kilduff

Robert Borchgardt

Mel London

 

The Advisory Council consists of 10 non-voting members serving one-year term.

Submitted by the Nominating Committee

Pat Cargill Chair

 

DR PEPPER MUSEUM &

FREE ENTERPRISE INSTITUTE

POLICY MANUAL

 

POLICY I            BYLAWS AND PURPOSE

ARTICLE VI - NOMINATIONS

SECTION 1. Each year the President shall appoint a Nominating Committee consisting of five members, to be comprised of the three most recent Past Presidents, who are available, the President, and the President-Elect.  The Nominating Committee shall present a slate of candidates for Directors, Officers and Advisors of the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute for election at the Annual Meeting of its members.

SECTION 2. The slate of nominees for Directors, Officers and Advisors shall be published by the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise Institute at least twenty-eight (28) days prior to the date of the Annual Meeting of Members.

SECTION 3. Additional nominations for any elected position of the Dr Pepper Museum and Free Enterprise must be submitted to the President of the Board of Directors at least three (3) days in advance of the Annual Meeting of its members.  If the candidate is determined to be qualified, he/she may be considered for election in addition to the other nominees at the Annual Meeting of its members.  

SECTION 4. The Nominating Committee shall be responsible for identifying candidates for filling vacancies of officers and members of the Board of Directors and Advisory Council that may occur during each year.  Candidates for any vacancies shall be presented to the Board of Directors or Executive Committee for approval.