The following officers shall be elected every two (2) years by the Federation membership:
(2) Vice-Presidents: Two (2) on each campus by the membership on each campus, and they are to have: staggered two (2) year terms, so that one will be elected each year on each campus.
(3) Grievance Vice President, whose primary responsibility is grievances.
Membership in good standing is required to hold office.
Nominations for office shall be made at the regular Fall General Meeting. Notice of elections shall be provided to each member fifteen (15) days prior to the meeting at which nominations are to be received. Nominations shall be accompanied by petitions containing at least ten (10) signatures of members in good standing.
Ballots shall be prepared by the Election Committee and sent via U.S. Mail to the current address on file of each member. It shall be the responsibility of each member to alert the Federation Office of any change of address. The Federation Office shall not be held responsible for any ballots returned due to incorrect address.
Ballots sent to members shall be postmarked within fifteen (15) days following the nomination meeting. Completed ballots returned by U.S. Mail must be postmarked within fifteen (15) days of the original postmark. Ballots will be counted by the last day of the Fall semester.
The candidate for each office receiving a plurality of the votes for that office shall be declared elected.
In the case of a tie, one (1) run-off election shall be held. In the case of a second tie, the results will be determined by lot.
No election will be held for an office where the candidate is running unopposed.
Section V: DUTIES OF OFFICERS
Section VI: Compensation