Elections

Election News

2021 National Election information will be updated after the ACS Council meeting, which is being held March 24, 2021.

Register now for the 2022 President-Elect Town Hall, March 23, 2021, 1pm – 2pm ET.  The four nominees for 2022 President Elect are Gerard Baillely, Anne M. Gaffney, Judith C. Giordan and John C. Warner.  Nominees will share their viewpoints and plans for ACS and you will have an opportunity to ask questions.  You may submit your questions ahead of time to nomelect@acs.org. 

2022 President Elect Nominees

Gerard Baillely
Gerard Baillely
Anne M. Gaffney
Anne M. Gaffney
Judith C. Giordan
Judith C. Giordan
John C. Warner
John C. Warner

2022-2024 Directors At Large Candidates

Rodney M. Bennett
Rodney M. Bennett
Arlene A. Garrison
Arlene A. Garrison
Natalie A. LaFranzo
Natalie A. LaFranzo
Lee H. Latimer
Lee H. Latimer

2022-2024 District I and V Director Nominees

In accordance with the provisions of Standing Rule IV, Sec. 9, candidates for District Director are selected by the voting Councilors of the District to be served. The Committee on Nominations and Elections selected the following as nominees for a 2022-2024 term:

DISTRICT I 
D. Richard Cobb
Warren D. Hull, Jr.
Katherine L. Lee 
Gerard F. Parkin

DISTRICT V
Lisa M. Balbes
Kenneth P. Fivizzani
Joseph A. Heppert
Martin D. Rudd

Ballots for this 2021 Primary election were sent to voting Councilors in Districts I and V on January 19, 2021.  Two nominees from the four have been selected to run as candidates in the respective districts in the fall elections.  The election was handled by Survey & Ballot Systems, our national election vendor using the procedures developed by the Committee on Nominations and Elections and approved by the Council.  The results of the balloting to be announced in Chemical & Engineering News, and at the 2021 virtual Council meeting on March 24, 2021.

Election Results

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Past Elections Information

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.

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