Degerli Uyelerimiz:
2016 ATA-NC Charlotte Yonetim Kurulu secimleri ile ilgili raporu paylasmaktan mutluluk duyuyoruz. Secime katilan tum uyelerimize tesekkuru borc bilir, yeni Kurul uyelerimize 2017'de basarili calismalar dileriz...Secimi basarili bir sekilde yoneten ve gerceklestiren Cavit Hafizoglu'na da emekleri icin sonsuz tesekkurlerimizi iletiriz.

Dear Members:
We are happy to share with you the results of the 2016 Board of Directors (BOD) Election. Thank you for your participation in this election. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the new Board Members in 2017. We also thank Cavit Hafizoglu for his efforts in leading and organizing a successful BOD election.

ATA-NC Charlotte Chapter
Board of Directors Election Report - December 16, 2016

ATA-NC Charlotte Chapter Elections for the four (4) vacant seats on the Executive Committee and up to 7 Board of Directors were held via Google Forms from December 3 through 10, 2016. Cavit Hafizoglu was nominated by the existing Board to serve as the Election Committee Chair. Nominations were received from November 15 through December 3, 2016. A total of 7 candidates accepted the nomination to run for the Board of Directors & Executive Committee positions.

Only members in good standing (i.e. memberships renewed during 2016) were eligible to vote in the election and received electronic ballots accordingly. All candidates were elected to the respective positions anonymously. The following individuals have been elected to serve on the Board for a one- or two-year term during 2017-2018:

Executive Committee (one-year term during 2017):
• President: Haluk Telimen
• Vice President: Ertunga Ozelkan
• Treasurer: Cinar Gulkanat
• Secretary: Handan Telimen

Newly Elected Board of Directors (Two-year term: 2017 & 2018):
Anna Ozcullu
Arzu Uranli
Asena Konuralp
Allison Paksoy
Lutfiye Ugurlu
Cavit Hafizoglu

Continuing Board of Directors (Two-year term: 2016-2017)
Haluk Telimen
Cinar Gulkanat
Handan Telimen
Jackie Curran-Kazmirci
Bora Kazmirci
Lara Mertan
Levent Neymen
Ertunga Ozelkan
Renan Akcora

The new Board will begin serving the Turkish-American community on January 1st, 2017. Congratulations to our new members of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, and thanks to all members who participated in this process.