Meet the Candidates and LCR-DC Board Elections
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
6:30p.m. – 8:30p.m.
(Cocktails at 6:30 pm – Meeting at 7:00 pm)
The Camden Roosevelt – 2101 16th Street NW, Washington, DC
About our candidates:
Marc Morgan is a candidate for an At-Large position on the D.C. City Council. Marc serves Ward 1’s LeDroit Park Neighborhood as an ANC Commissioner and civic association leader. He has encouraged small business development, worked on public safety issues, and local sustainability initiatives. He wants to bring his commitment to leadership across our city. That’s why he’s running for D.C. Council At-Large. http://www.morganfordc.com/ ( @MarcMorgan_DC )
Nelson Rimensnyder is a candidate for D.C. Delegate to the U.S. Congress. Nelson is a historian, preservationist, DC voting rights activist, longtime resident of the District of Columbia, 3-time candidate for shadow representative and senator from the District, husband and father of three. Nelson founded NO VOTE – NO TAX. http://nelsonrimensnyder.com/ ( @NRimensnyder )
John Vihstadt is a candidate for Arlington County Board. He has been actively engaged and a leader in neighborhood, community, and public school activities since moving to Arlington over 30 years ago. John is a partner with Krooth & Altman, LLP, in Washington, where he concentrates in lender representation nationwide for multifamily and health care facilities transactions. http://www.voteforvihstadt.com/ ( @voteforvihstadt )
And also: this meeting is also our Annual Meeting in which BOARD ELECTIONS will be held.
Per our By-Laws, May is when we hold our annual Board Officer Elections. The DC-LCR Board consists of nine positions, including: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, and five At-Large positions. IN ORDER TO VOTE, YOU MUST BE CURRENT ON YOUR MEMBERSHIP DUES NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT ON MAY 7TH.
Anyone interested in running for the board should submit a 3-5 sentence candidacy statement to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 9th so that it can be included on the ballot.
As many of you may know, the DC-LCR Board is a working board made up of dedicated members who volunteer their time and resources to coordinate our Monthly Membership Meeting, Monthly Happy Hours, Social Events, Fundraisers, while also maintaining a presence on social media, our website, press releases, and Op-Eds on issues that represent the viewpoint of our members.