Meet the candidates who introduce their
plans—and stands—for the Association.
Please take this opportunity to vote.
THe ACM CoNSTITUTIoN provides that our Association hold a general
election in the even-numbered years for the positions of President, Vice President,
Secretary/Treasurer, and Members-at-Large. Biographical information and
statements of the candidates appear on the following pages (candidates’ names
appear in random order).
ACM members have the option of casting their vote via the Web or by postal mail.
The election is being conducted by a third party, ESC, on ACM’s behalf and an email
message was sent to members in mid-April that contains electronic and mail
balloting procedures (please contact email@example.com or
+1-866-720-4357 if you did not receive this message).
In addition to the election of ACM’s officers—President, Vice President, Secretary/
Treasurer—five Members-at-Large will be elected to serve on ACM Council.
Electronic Balloting Procedures. Please refer to the instructions posted at:
You will need your 7-digit ACM Member number to log into the secure voting site.
for security purposes your ACM Member number was not included with your PIn
(your PIn was included in the April email message from ESC). Your membership
number can be found on your Membership card, or on the label of your copy of
Communications of the ACM, or by accessing ACM’s home page: “Membership,”
“ACM Web Account,” “forgot Your Password” ( https://campus.acm.org/public/
Paper Ballots. Should you prefer to vote by paper ballot please contact ESC
to request a ballot and follow the postal mail ballot procedures (acmhelp@
electionservicescorp.com or +1-866-720-4357).
Postal Mail Ballot Procedures. Please return your ballot in the enclosed envelope,
which must be signed by you on the outside in the space provided. The signed ballot
envelope may be inserted into a separate envelope for mailing if you prefer this method.
All ballots must be received by no later than 12:00 noon eDT on May 22, 2012.
The computerized tabulation of the ballots will be validated by the ACM Tellers
Committee. Validation by the Tellers Committee will take place at 10:00 a.m. EDT
on May 23, 2012.
If you have not done so yet, please take this opportunity to review the candidates
and vote via postal mail or the Web for the next slate of ACM officers.
Gerald Segal, chair, acm elections committee