Notice of DASA Annual General Meeting

Notice of Annual General Meeting
Democrats Abroad South Africa

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to all members of Democrats Abroad South Africa (DASA) that:
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of members will be held virtually on Tuesday, March 15, 2022 at 6:00pm SA time to consider and act upon the following matters:

  1. Approval of the minutes of the last Annual General Meeting
  2. Report from the Chair for the preceding year
  3. Treasurer’s Report on accounts for the period January 2021 – March 2022
  4. Special Election to fill Executive Committee vacancies (for the period 2022 – 2023)
  5. Consideration of other matters as may properly come before the meeting

Any member of DASA is eligible to submit their candidacy for the four open positions on the Executive Committee: Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, and (1) Member-at-Large.

With 2022 a critical election year we need all hands on deck and encourage members interested in joining our leadership team to submit a CV, short motivation and which position(s) you’re running for. We’re looking for candidates who will play a proactive leadership role and have time to contribute regularly for a one-year tenure.

To be considered for a vacancy, you must be a member of DASA for at least 14 days prior to the AGM (March 15th). If you’re unsure of your current membership status, please confirm directly with Bradley Jackson, DASA Chair. Those new to Democrats Abroad are invited to join by February 28th at to be eligible.

The Nominations and Election Committee (NEC) is accepting nominations, please submit your candidacy via email to [email protected].  The nominations and elections committee will gladly discuss any aspect of serving on the Executive Committee and answer any questions you may have about DA­SA.

Please submit your candidacy for the interested office on or before midnight on February 22nd.

Ballots for the Exco Special elections will be sent out to all DASA members on February 24th.

Every DASA member is invited and encouraged to attend the AGM.

Hope to see you all on the March 15th!

From DA South Africa