Folk Alliance International is pleased to announce the results of this year's Board of Directors election, as well as the results of 3 referendum questions authorizing changes to the bylaws.
Re-elected to the Board are incumbents:
Newly elected to the Board are FAI members:
Matt Sever (Matt the Electrician)
Additionally, all three referendum questions were approved with 96, 98, and 98 percent support respectively.
Regarding turnout the following statistics apply:
21.5% of overall eligible FAI voting member ballots were cast
(up 1% from last year).
24% of the Canadian membership voted
(representing 2% of the total potential ballots).
20% of the American membership voted
(representing 18% of the total potential ballots).
12% of the International membership voted
(representing .4% of the total potential ballots).
Finally, in addition to the election and referendum results, Jenni Finlay (of Jenni Finlay Promotions) has decided to leave the Board. Lou DeMarco of Momentary Love Management has been appointed to fill the remainder of her term.
The full listing of all Directors and their bios can be found at www.folk.org/Board
The staff and Board of Folk Alliance International
2016 Conference, Camp, Fair & Awards: Feb 17-21st
Kansas City, Missouri, USA
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