DiGRA 2015 Board Special Elections

This year we are having special elections due to several DiGRA Board members timing out of their positions. According to the Bylaws, individuals can only serve in a position for four years, after which elections must be held for replacements. However, individuals timing out of one position can serve in another position on the DiGRA Board.

Regular and student members are eligible to be elected to any office in the Association.


The following positions are available:


Vice-President. Responsible for representing the conference organizing committee and the web site development team. In the absence of the President, the Vice-President shall take on his or her duties as appropriate.

Two Open seats. Responsible for such tasks as the Executive Board may assign to them, including conference organizing, publication help, or member outreach.

To be nominated please send a short position statement indicating which role you would like to undertake and what projects or priorities you would like to address.  Please also include a short biography.   If you would like to propose a role which is not described here but you think it would be strategically important to the association then please do also submit a short position statement as described.


Please send nominations to mia.consalvo@concordia.ca by Monday, August 24, 2015.



Nominations open: August 10

Nominations close: August 24

Balloting begins: September 7

Balloting closes: September 14


Election results will be announced once ballots have been counted and verified.

Please contact Mia Consalvo ( mia.consalvo@concordia.ca) if you have any questions about the process.


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