Distribution of ballots will begin on September 27 and the election will run until October 22. Electronic ballots must be received by 12pm CT on October 22, and paper ballots must be received (not post marked) by October 22 to be counted. You must have been a member in good standing by August 13 in order to vote. All members in good standing are eligible to vote for President-Elect 2022. All members in good standing in Districts I and V are eligible to vote for Directors of District I and V, and all voting Councilors will be eligible to vote for Directors-at-Large. You will ONLY see ballots for those offices in which you are eligible. Your electronic ballot will arrive From: ACS Election Coordinator <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>. Please white-list SBS to help insure that the broadcast email does not get caught in your spam filtering. If you have not received your electronic ballot by September 29, please check your spam folder before contacting SBS: (866) 909-3549 or email@example.com. Customer Service is available Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Central Time, USA) excluding holidays.
Get To Know Your Candidates
Click on the candidate's picture to access the bio and statement or visit their listed webpage. You may also review the C&EN Elections Article, published September 13th.
Director-at-Large Town Hall Video Now Available:
Director-at-Large Town Hall was held on September 21, 2021 at 1pm ET. Please view the edited recording of the event.
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.