Technicians at work in the histology and haematology sections (Barbados, 1965). Photograph No R 654938 Official Barbados photograph. National Archives of the UK.

2021 Board & Officers Election

Provisional Slate
The Elections Committee submits this provisional slate of Candidates for the 2021 Board Election for the consideration of AMIA Members. Candidates were either self-nominated or nominated by fellow members. The ballot will include candidates for President and three at-large directors to the Board of Directors. All AMIA officers and directors serve two-year terms.

2021 Preliminary Slate

Candidates for Director of the Board:

  • Guillaume Boure
  • Daniela Curró
  • Valéria Dávila
  • Adam Foster
  • Tara Kelley
  • Brian Meacham
  • Ujal Nirgudkar
  • Bryce Roe
  • Wendy Shay
  • Paolo Tosini

Candidates for President:


  • Pat Kenny
  • Rachael Stoeltje
Only members current on August 9 will be eligible to vote in the election.
After viewing this provisional slate, any qualified AMIA member wishing to run for any open AMIA Board position may add their name to the list of candidates on the ballot using the Nomination by Petition process as outlined in the Elections Manual and summarized below.

Upcoming Election Dates

  • Nomination by Petition: Declaration Due: August 4, 2021
  • Membership deadline for voters to renew: August 9, 2021
  • Nomination by Petition: Signatures Due: August 18, 2021
  • Slate/Ballot Announced to Members: August 26,2021

Deadline: August 4, 2021 – AMIA members wishing to run for any open AMIA board position may add their name to the list of candidates on the provisional slate by the nomination by petition process. Within one week of the announcement of the provisional slate, an interested candidate must start the petition process by notifying the Secretary and President of the Board declaring their intention to run.

Deadline: August 18, 2021 – All supporting signatures for a Nomination by Petition are due. Verification of the petitions will be conducted by the Elections Committee and will consist solely of determining if the support of the candidate was intended by the AMIA member submitting the petition. Members who receive the required ten verified petitions will be certified as candidates. The final ballot will include their names in addition to candidates listed on the provisional ballot.
Information about all of the candidates and voting instructions will be sent to AMIA members in August.

You may find the full Elections Manual here . Please feel welcome to ask questions or request any clarification in AMIA’s Elections process.

A copy of this announcement was emailed to all members on July 28, 2021.
AMIA Elections & Nominations Committee
Jennifer Jenkins, Chair
Siobhan Hagan
James Mockosk
Lorena Ramírez-López
Dave Rodriguez