2018–19 Board of Trustees Election Results

Throughout October and November 2018, elections were held for open positions on the ACUI Board of Trustees. Overall, there were 467 ballots cast out of 3,142 eligible voters, representing a 14.9% voter turnout.

ACUI is pleased to announce the following results:

President-Elect
Brenda Evans
University of Massachusetts–Lowell

At-Large Member
Sarah Comstock
University of Puget Sound

At-Large Member
Sarah Comstock
University of Puget Sound

At-Large Member
Hayden Greene
Manhattan College

The overall 14.9% turnout in this election compares to a five-year average of 11.3% participation. Of eligible voting members, 15.7% of professionals and 4.3% of students cast a ballot. A detailed overview of the participation in this year’s Board of Trustees election, including a voter breakdown, is available here.

These newly elected volunteers will officially take office at the 2019 Annual Conference. Thanks to all of the candidates who ran for election to serve ACUI, and congratulations to the newly elected members of the Board of Trustees.

Author

  • Steve Chaplin

    Steve Chaplin is managing editor of ACUI’s The Bulletin and manager of the ACUI College Union and Student Activities (CUSA) Evaluation Program. A former newspaper writer, editor, and manager, he has volunteered as a student mentor as a member of the National Association of Science Writers, and received awards for his writing and reporting from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, the Kentucky Education Association, and the Kentucky Press Association.