2022 AAPA Elections Timeline

The dates below reflect important milestones pertinent to the Board of Directors (BOD) General Election, the House of Delegates (HOD) Elections – including the House Officers and the Nominating Work Group (NWG) – and the Student Academy (SA) Election.

DATE(s) ACTION(s)
February 25 Any current BOD member who is choosing to run for an alternate position mid-term—which per APAA Bylaws would require them to resign their current position effective June 30—must declare their intention to run for the alternative office to the Senior Vice President of Governance and Leadership. This is to ensure any resulting 2022-2023 vacancy may be published as an open position for potential candidates.
March 4 Candidate applications open.
March 30 Deadline to file BOD General Election, House Officer, NWG, and Student Academy candidate applications.
April 4 – 8 NWG interviews with BOD General Election and House Officer candidates.
April 11 – 13 NWG meets to determine a slate of candidates for BOD General Election and House Officer election (date TBD).
April 21
  • BOD GeneralHouse Officer, NWG, and Student Academy candidate webpages launched.
  • All elections candidates announced to members via email.
May 6 Date eligible voters in HOD elections (House Officers and NWG) must be current fellow/student members.
May 10 Date eligible voters in BOD and Student Academy elections must be current fellow/student members.
May 21 Meet the Candidates Forum for House Officers and NWG Candidates is held at HOD.
May 22 Meet the Candidates Forum for Student Academy Elections at AAPA 2022 (1:30 – 3:30 p.m. ET).
May 23 Meet the Candidates Forum for BOD General Elections at AAPA 2022 (9 – 10:30 a.m. ET).
May 25 Voting opens for the BOD General and Student Academy Elections.
June 6 Voting closes for the BOD General and Student Academy Elections.
June 7 Results announced for the BOD General and Student Academy Elections.
July 1 2022 – 2023 Leadership Year begins
July 14 – 16 AAPA Board of Directors Meeting

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