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2020 Spring Election Results

The CCSC Spring 2020 elections were held May 1 to May 31

Chris Healy has been elected Vice-President/President-Elect. His term will run from August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2022, after which he will serve as President for the following two years.

Regional Representatives up for election this year included the Central Plains, Eastern, Midwest, and Southwest regions. Members from each of these regions voted for their representative via a separate ballot. The result of the election are as follows:

  • Central Plains Regional Representative: Judy Mullins
  • Eastern Regional Representative: Mike Flynn
  • Midwest Regional Representative: Grace Mirsky
  • Southwest Regional Representative: Bryan Dixon

The term for these representatives will run from August 1, 2020, until July 31, 2023.

In addition, a special election was held for the vacant Northwest Region Representative position. This result of this election is:

  • Northwest Regional Representative: Shereen Khoja

The term for this representative will run from August 1, 2020, until July 31, 2021.

We would like to express our appreciation to Jeff Lehman, out-going CCSC President, and John Wright, out-going Eastern Regional Representative, for the service and hard work they have invested on behalf of the CCSC membership.

2020 Susan Dean Distinguished Service Award

The CCSC presented the 2020 CCSC Distinguished Service Award to Laura Baker during the 2020 CCSC General Business meeting. Laura has served 30+ years on the CCSC:SC regional board, most recently as Regional Editor, providing dedicated leadership for the South Central region, and on the CCSC National Board as the SC Regional Representative and as President from 2012-2014. (Read more…)

A list of previous awardees and the nomination procedures for this award may be found here.

CCSC Distinguished Service Award Named in Honor of Susan Dean

In October 2019, the CCSC Board changed the name of the CCSC Distinguished Service Award to the CCSC Susan Dean Distinguished Service Award in honor and memory of Susan Dean, the first award recipient.