2020 Elections

General Information

The elections for Commodore, Vice-Commodore and Rear Commodore will take place over the first half of the Spring Semester (January 2020 to March 2020). More information will be posted soon regarding the elections. The constitution and bylaws contain most (if not all) of the applicable information regarding the timing of the elections.

If you are interested in running for any of the positions, you are strongly encouraged. 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.

Election Timeline

Start Nomination Period - TBD (~February 2020)
End Nomination Period - TBD (~February 2020)
Deadline to Accept Nomination - TBD (~February - March 2020)
Candidate Information Posted - TBD
Start Election Period - TBD (March 2020)
Town Hall Event - TBD (March 2020)
End Election Period - TBD (March 2020)
Election Results Announced - TBD
Term of Office - September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2021

Positions and Benefits

Commodore

Resume Builder - Lead one of the largest student/community organization on campus with over 1,000 members and a $500,000 annual operating budget!
Leadership Skills - Develop & hone your leadership skills through challenging but rewarding experiences.
60 % in-state tuition stipend, less with withholdings (~ $6,000)
$400 Wiscard stipend ($50/month during the school year: 8 months in total).
Free lifetime membership to the Hoofer Sailing Club!
Free lifetime Wisconsin Union membership.
Help shape the future of the Hoofer Sailing Club!
Click Here for the full position description.


Vice-Commodore & Rear Commodore

Resume Builder - Help lead one of the largest student/community organization on campus with over 1,000 members and a $500,000 annual operating budget!
Free Sailing Club membership during your term of office ($249 value).
Help shape the future of the Hoofer Sailing Club!
Click Here for the full position description.