Local 542 Membership Meeting Postponement

May 15, 2015

TO:             Local 542 AA Union Members

RE:             Membership Meeting Postponement


As a result of this week’s conclusion of Local Officer Elections, the Membership Meeting is being postponed. Your new Executive Board has plans to meet in the near future and will announce when they plan to hold the Local 542 Membership Meeting.

Thanks for your support for your New Officers and Executive Board.


Gary Shults

Trustee Local 542

2015 TWU Local 542 Officer Election

2015 TWU Local 542 Officer Election

Official Results

Ballot ending: 05/12/2015 15:00:00 (Central)

The ballots were cast and tallied as follows.

President (select one only) Total Percent
1   Damon Wood 144 81.82
2   Shawn McGoff 32 18.18
    Total 176  
Board Member at Large (select up to two (2)) Total Percent
1   Rick Brooks 144 44.44
2   Daniel Royal III 125 38.58
3   Michael Connolly 55 16.98
    Total 324  

  • There were 474 eligible voters, of which 178 cast a ballot, representing 37.6% of the eligible voters.
  • Of the 178 ballots cast, 54 (30.3%) were by phone, and 124 (69.7%) were by web.
  • There were 0 ballots cast in which the voter did not make a selection.

These Official Results witnessed and certified by Michael J. Baum, BallotPoint Election Services; Jeffrey L. Bachofner, BallotPoint Election Services; and Gerald B. Feldkamp, BallotPoint Election Services.

Local 542 1st Vice President Nominations

TO: Local 542 Members

Monday May 11, 2015 at noon, Nominations closed for Local 542 1st Vice President. Valid nomination forms were recieved for one candidate. According to the Local 542 1st Vice President Election Rules, if only one valid nomination is received, that nominee will be declared the winner by acclamation and will take office on May 13, 2015. R. Scott Cunningham is the winner by acclamation and will take office tomorrow, May 13, 2015 as your new 1st Vice President.

Congratulations to Scott on his newly elected position.


Gary Shults
Trustee Local 542

1st Vice President Election

Elections are now underway for 1st Vice President. Click below for a complete set of election rules and the Officer Nomination form.  The rules outline the date’s nominations open and close, as well as the process for nominating someone for the 1st Vice President position. Within the rules you will find how to return nomination forms, when nominations open and close, when the election opens and closes and what you are to do if you do not receive balloting instructions. You will be getting further information in the mail to your last home address that the Local has for you.

To download the Election Rules for Local 542 Click Here
To download the Nomination Form for Local 542 Click Here

Gary Shults


You will have about 15 minutes to cast your vote once you have logged in to the BallotPoint system. To help you cast your vote successfully, you can prepare your selections before logging in by reviewing the Voting Guide.

1. To vote by phone: Call 1.800.505.1439 toll‑free within the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Outside these toll‑free areas call 1.971.404.2365. Enter the Access Code shown above when prompted.

To vote by Internet: Go to: https://BallotPoint.com/TWU542 – be sure to type the s in https. Click the CLICK TO LOG IN button, which takes you to the BallotPoint MRNS (Member Registration and Notification Server). Enter the Access Code shown above and click Log In.

2. Follow the directions to cast your vote. Done!

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