TO: USA Swimming Athletes' Committee Members, National
Committee Athlete Reps, LSC Senior and Junior Athlete
The USA Swimming Athletes' Executive Committee (AEC) is
pleased to announce the opening of nominations for AEC Elections at
the 2019 United States Aquatic Sports Convention in St. Louis,
This year there will be four (4) open positions on the
Members of the Athletes' Committee are encouraged to consider
running to serve on the AEC. To be eligible to appear on the
ballot, interested athletes must declare their intention to run by
August 11th, 2019, 1 month prior to the United States Aquatic
Sports Convention in St. Louis. AEC candidates must submit a
resume/biography statement, which must comply with the template
. Interested candidates who do not
declare their candidacy by August 11th, 2019 will be allowed
to run from the floor but may not submit a resume/biography
statement. Athletes should declare their intention to run and
submit their candidate resume/biography to Cathy Durance, AEC Staff
Liaison at email@example.com
Athletes' Committee members interested in running for the AEC
must meet one of the following criteria:
• At least 2 years of satisfactory National Committee
experience and be at least 18 years old.
• Professional or leadership experience and be at least
18 years old.
Please note that members of the AEC are expected to be
actively engaged for a minimum of two years. Prospective candidates
should ensure they are able to make a two-year commitment to the
AEC prior to declaring their candidacy.
With questions concerning the AEC election process or
candidate eligibility, please contact USA Swimming Athletes'
Executive Committee Chair Nick Smagula at firstname.lastname@example.org