APA-AICP Elections

The APA and AICP Nominating Committees met in July 2015 to slate pairs of candidates for each position on the 2016 election ballot. The position statements for nominated candidates follow.

APA and AICP voting will occur by electronic ballot, and will take place online.

Ballots will be available online August 6, 2015, and emailed to members. The deadline for return of ballots online is September 10, 2015. The results of the election will be announced online in mid-September.

APA Board positions to be voted on are president-elect; two directors-at-large (one focused for a minority member); and directors elected from regions II, III, and IV. AICP Commission positions to be filled are president-elect (voted on by all APA members) and commissioners elected from regions II, III, and IV. Regional seats are elected by APA and AICP members in the region.

Only members who submitted their position statements to the Nominating Committees but were not nominated may petition to appear on the ballot.

For more information about the APA petition process, contact Mike Welch at mwelch@planning.org.

2016 Slate of Candidates

Biographical Information, and Position Statements are linked from the candidates' names.

APA President Elect AICP President Elect
Whit Blanton, FAICP Glenn Larson, AICP
Cynthia A. Bowen, AICP, LEED AP David Gattis, FAICP
Director, elected from Region II Commissioner, elected from Region II
Rodger H. Lentz, AICP Denise M. Harris, AICP
William Swiatek, AICP Gary A. Cornell, FAICP
Director, elected from Region III Commissioner, elected from Region III
Wendy Shabay, AICP William Dahlstrom, FAICP
Angela Calvin Self, AICP Silvia Vargas, AICP
Director, elected from Region IV Commissioner, elected from Region IV
Wendy E. Moeller, AICP Rose A. Scovel, AICP
Daniel Haake, AICP Benjamin Carlisle, AICP
Director at Large (focused for a minority member)
Victoria Ogoegbunam Okoye
Fleming El-Amin, AICP
Angela D. Brooks, AICP (By Petition)
Director at Large
Kurt Culbertson, AICP, FASLA
Kara W. Drane, AICP

Policies and Procedures

The APA/AICP Election Policies and Procedures were adopted by the Board of Directors in February 2015.

APA/AICP Election Policies and Procedures (pdf)

Map of APA electoral regions

Petition Candidates

The APA and AICP Nominating Committees met to slate pairs of candidates for the APA Board and AICP Commission elections, on July 1 and 2. Click here to see more about the petition candidate(s) in this year's election. Members have until July 24 to sign petitions.

View petition candidates