Georgetown University Alumni Association Board of Governors 2018 Election

The Georgetown University Alumni Association holds yearly elections for new members to serve on its volunteer leadership body, the Board of Governors. Beginning on May 1, 2018, fifteen candidates will stand for election to serve as Elected Governors for a term starting July 1, 2018 and concluding June 30, 2021.

All alumni are eligible to vote in the 2018 election. These volunteers will represent you by providing direction to the alumni relations programs of the university and advising the university on matters of importance to alumni.

Key Election Dates

  • Online and paper ballot voting will open at 9 a.m. EDT on May 1, 2018.
  • Online and paper ballot voting will close at 5 p.m. EDT on May 31, 2018.
  • Election results will be verified at the Annual Meeting on Wednesday, June 20, 2018. The meeting will take place at the Robert & Bernice Wagner Alumni House from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. EDT. Please RSVP to GUAANominations@georgetown.edu by May 31 if you plan to attend the Annual Meeting.

Voting Procedures

Alumni may vote in one of three ways:

  1. Online. You will be required to log in to the voting portal using the unique ID and password provided to you via email. If you need assistance locating this information, please email GUAANominations@georgetown.edu.
  2. Via paper ballot. Alumni may request a paper ballot via email or by sending a request to the following address (request must be received no later than May 7, 2018):

    GUAA Elections
    3604 O St NW
    Washington, D.C. 20057-1254

    All mailed and faxed ballots must be received by May 31, 2018.
  3. On-site at the Annual Meeting of June 20, 2018, taking place at the Robert & Bernice Wagner Alumni House. Please RSVP to GUAANominations@georgetown.edu by May 31 if you plan to attend the Annual Meeting.

Candidates

The following alumni have been nominated by the GUAA Board of Governors to stand for election as a first-term Governor:

Kimberly Albright (N'95)
John Hallmark (C'03, L'11)
Andrew Jameson (F'90)
Noelle Verity Koetje (B'91)
Fitz Lufkin (C'11, MA'12)
Shawn McLaughlin (B'82)
Kathleen O'Brien (C'89)
Kisshia Simmons (L'03)
Ana-Alicia Siqueiros (C'11, MA'12)

The following alumni have been nominated by the GUAA Board of Governors to stand for re-election as a second-term Governor:

Stephanie Bean (C'09)
Fritz Brogan (C'07, L'10)
Paul Kolebuck (C'90)
Katie Lewandowski (N'12)
Paul Liebeskind (C'08)
Paul McCarthy (C'87)

Learn more about the candidates by reading their biographies.

About the Board of Governors

The Board of Governors is the leadership body of the Georgetown University Alumni Association, a 501(c)(3) organization. Governors are elected by a vote of all alumni. The Board of Governors represents Georgetown alumni, sustaining and developing the interests of alumni in the university's objectives, programs, activities, and achievements. The Board of Governors is responsible for protecting and preserving the traditions of Georgetown alumni and providing and encouraging support for the university.

Please visit the Board of Governors website for more information.

For questions about the Board of Governors or the 2018 Election, please email GUAANominations@georgetown.edu.