Party Officer Elections

Party Officer Elections

List of eligible candidates 

*Candidate names will be updated weekly. 

Statewide Officer - List of Eligible Candidates 

Regional Director - List of Eligible Candidates

 

At this year’s California Democratic State Convention, party business will include electing Statewide officers, Regional Directors, and three Executive Board elections.

Time and Locations

Officer, Regional Director, and Executive Board Elections will occur Saturday afternoon. Room assignments, times, and other details are TBD and will be made available on the official convention agenda. Any last minute changes made to these details will be announced during the Saturday afternoon General Session.

Statewide Officers

2017-2019 Democratic State Central Committee (DSCC) members can file their intent to run for State Chair, male Vice Chair, female Vice Chair, Secretary or Controller. All statewide officers are elected to a four-year term.

The deadline to file the Notice of Intent to run is 5pm on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. Should the incumbent officeholder not file by May 3, 2017 the deadline for that race is extended to 5:00pm, Wednesday May 10, 2017.

Intent to Run Form 

Officer Election Information Memo

Memo to Statewide Candidates 

2017 DSCC Order Form

Eligible voters – Statewide Party Officers Election

All votes are public using paper ballots. Those who are eligible to vote per Party By-laws, Article III, Section 3(b), “All Statewide Officers Shall be elected by the entire membership of this Committee.” February 7, 2017 is the deadline for membership to the Democratic State Central Committee. A list of eligible voters will be available after March 6, 2017. To order the list of eligible voters, please submit a DSCC order form to Emma Harper via email at Emma@cadem.org using the DSCC order form below. In order to vote, and have one’s vote counted, at this Convention, a member must have timely paid their dues to This Committee (or had them waived), registered for the meeting, obtained their credential prior to the close of credentialing, and completed and returned to the proper authority any ballot that may be issued.

Regional Directors

Regional Directors are Party Officers who assist the statewide officers in the maintenance and development of the Party within their respective regions. Which includes but not limited to developing, assisting, and coordinating the County Central Committees, Clubs & other Democratic Organizations within their region.

2017-2019 DSCC members can file their intent to run for Regional Director positions. The deadline to file the Notice of Intent to run is 5pm on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017. Should the incumbent officeholder not file by May 3, 2017, the deadline for that race is extended to 5:00pm, Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Intent to Run Form 

Officer Election Information Memo

Memo to Regional Director Candidates 

2017 DSCC Order Form

Eligible Voters – Regional Director Elections

All votes are public using paper ballots. Those who are eligible to vote are per Party By-laws, Article III, Section 4(b), “Regional Directors shall be elected at Regional Caucuses, each comprised of all members of This Committee (DSCC) resident in the respective regions.” February 7, 2017 is the deadline for membership to the Democratic State Central Committee.To order the list of eligible voters, please submit a DSCC order form to Emma Harper via email at Emma@cadem.org using the DSCC order form above. In order to vote, and have one’s vote counted, at this Convention, a member must have timely paid their dues to This Committee (or had them waived), registered for the meeting, obtained their credential prior to the close of credentialing, and completed and returned to the proper authority any ballot that may be issued.

For more information on the Party Officer Elections, please see the Candidate Information Memo.

To look up your region, please follow this link to our Party Officer webpage: http://cadem.org/our-party/leaders . 

 

To get into General Session ("on the floor"), you must have one of the following credentials:

Delegate 
Observer
Campaign (Floor)
Volunteer 

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