2020 Elections

General Information

The elections for the 2020-2021 Commodore, Vice-Commodore and Rear Commodore are upon us. Voting for the 3 positions will start on March 24. Navigate to members.hoofers.org and login with your credentials for the lesson's page to cast your vote!

If you have any questions, please contact the current Commodore, Charlie Kutschenreuter at commodore@hoofersailing.org, or the Sailing Club's Advisor, Dave Elsmo at david.elsmo@wisc.edu.

How to Vote

The elections are being administered by Hoofer Council, specifically the VP of Administration through the members.hoofers.org website (it is just like the sailing club's lessons page, just for all of Hoofers). When you navigate there, you can sign in with the same login credentials you use on the Lesson's Page.

Click here to Vote

Voting is scheduled to begin at 12:00 (Noon) on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 and will go until 11:59 pm on March 31.

The candidates for Commodore, Vice-Commodore and Rear Commodore are listed below.

Commodore Candidates

Vice-Commodore Candidates

Rear Commodore Candidates

Hallerman Noah 1x1

Noah Hallerman

Election Timeline

Start Nomination Period - March 2, 2020
End Nomination Period - March 9, 2020
Deadline to Accept Nomination - March 13, 2020
Candidate Information Posted - March 23, 2020
Start Election Period - March 24, 2020
Town Hall Event - March 27, 2020
End Election Period - March 31, 2020
Election Results Announced - April 2020
Term of Office - September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021

Town Hall Q&A Session

In the spirit of our previous elections, club members will have the opportunity to meet to the candidates and then ask them questions. All members are highly encourage to participate not only to meet the candidates but to jumpstart the sailing season.

Date Thursday, March 27, 2020

Time 6:00 PM

Where The Cloud

Note: Due to Covid-19, see covid19.wisc.edu for more information, the Town Hall Session will be held virtually. Keep an eye out in your inbox for details, as we are still coordinating with the University to provide this event in the virtual world.