IFTA Board - Elections. August 2013 Hugh Hughson IFTA, Inc. Board of Trustees. IFTA Board – Requirements. Any commissioner of a member jurisdiction, or their designee, is eligible to serve as a Trustee. There shall be nine (9) Trustees on the Board.
IFTA, Inc. Board of Trustees
Any commissioner of a member jurisdiction, or their designee, is eligible to serve as a Trustee. However, aAtleast one Trustee shall be from each of the five geographic regions outlined in these bylaws (see Appendix A). No more than two trustees shall be from a single geographic region with the region represented by one trustee rotating among the geographical regions in a fair and equitable manner. However, where a nomination for election to the Board is not received for each geographic region, then nominations may be accepted from any member jurisdiction for geographic regions where a nomination is not received. If this situation occurs the geographic regions, where a nomination is not received, will be unable to nominate another representative until that position next comes up for election.
The President of IFTA Inc. shall each year establish an Election Committee consisting of the Trustees whose terms are not expiring. The Election Committee shall select a Chair. The duties of this committee are to ensure the Qualifications and Requirements set forth in Article Four, Section 3 herein are met, to ensure equitable geographic representation is maintained, unless as per Article Four, Section 3 a situation arises where a nomination is not received for each of the five geographic regions, and to conduct the election at the Annual Business Meeting.
Note - Only one position available therefore an election must occur.