Election Timeline

2023 Interim Election

August 2023

August 30:

  • At the East Area meeting, UTLA Election Committee members announced the special election to fill the vacancy for East Area AFT Director, process and requirements explained. Candidates must complete the online declaration form before the September 29th deadline. The election will be held at the next Area meeting, on October 4th.
  • Declaration of Candidacy form available after the August 30 meeting. There will be no declarations or nominations taken from the floor. All declarations must be submitted online through the link above.

September 29: 5:00 p.m. Deadline to file a Declaration of Candidacy form and complete the Itinerant Assignments Declaration form.

October 2023

October 4: At the East Area Meeting is Election Day. Election committee member announcement and overview of process, candidate speeches, election held in person with paper ballots. The candidate with the most votes is declared the winner after counting and verification of votes.

October 11: UTLA Board of Directors certifies election results.