Election Information You Need To Know

Ballot distribution will begin September 26 and the election will run through October 21, 12 pm CT. ACS has partnered with Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS) to administer the 2022 election.  To assure your Council Election specific broadcast email arrives safely in your inbox on or around August 29, 2022, simply add the following email address as an approved sender.  noreply@directvote.net.  

One must be a qualified ACS member to vote in the ACS National Election by August 14, 2022  (see the benefits and priviledges of your member type). ACS members will only receive ballot(s) for the offices for which they are eligible to vote. Eligibility is as follows:

President-Elect: All qualified members of ACS are permitted to vote for the President-Elect position.

Director-at-Large: Only qualified members who are also current ACS Councilors are eligible to vote for the Director-at-Large positions.

District Directors: Only qualified members in the District for the current election cycle are eligible to vote for this position. For 2022, members from Districts II and IV will be eligible to vote for these positions. 

Elected Committees of Council (Council Policy Committee (CPC), Committee on Committees (ConC) and Committee on Nominations and Elections (N&E): When necessary, only, Councilors are eligible to vote for these elected committee positions.

2022 President-Elect Virtual Meet & Greet 

Please save the dates for an informal, virtual meet and greet with our 2023 President-Elect Candidates

Mary K. Carroll: 

Rigoberto Hernandez: 

Send questions ahead of time to nomelect@acs.org 

Sponsored by the Committee on Nominations and Elections.


Get To Know Your 2023 Candidates

To learn more about the ACS Candidates click on their photo or visit their webpage if applicable.

2023 President-Elect Candidates

2023-2025 Director-at-Large Candidates

Milagros Delgado
Milagros (Milly) Delgado
Malika Jeffries-El
Malika Jeffries-El
Will E. Lynch
Will E. Lynch
Ellene Tratras Contis
Ellene Tratras Contis


2023-2025 District II Director Candidates


Kimberly Agnew-Heard
Kimberly Agnew-Heard
Marcy Towns
Marcy Towns

2023-2025 District IV Director Candidates

Chris Bannochie
Christopher J. Bannochie
Lisa Houston
Lisa Houston

Past Elections Information

2021 Election Results

Past election information can be located on the ACS Network.

Future Elections

Guidelines and Procedures

Petition Candidates

All ACS members who are considering running for an ACS National Office by petition are strongly encouraged to contact the Office of the Secretary (202-872-4461) to inform the Secretary of their intentions to run, and to receive pertinent information BEFORE they begin sending out petition forms to collect signatures for nomination.  Learn More.

Local Section and Division Elections

Electoral Districts