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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

By Mark Clough
Election Committee Chairperson

The 2014 NBUA Annual Meeting will take place on Monday October 13, 2014.  The meeting will be held at the WIAA Offices in Renton, located at 435 Main Ave. South starting at 6 pm. The announcement of election results is the only business of the membership that will take place at that meeting.

This years’ Board of Directors Election will be 100% online.   There will be no provision for casting a paper ballot.  Election results will be announced that evening and published on the website soon afterwards.

Members will receive an email notifying them when the online polls open along with information on how to access the online ballot.  We will open online voting Monday October 6, 2014 with the polls closing at 6 p.m. on Monday, October 13, 2014.  Watch for updates and more information on the website.

This year we have eight candidates running for five board positions.  To view Candidate Statements click on the candidate’s name.

Allen Christie

Gary Coy

Terry Granillo

Andy Mackay

Hank Margeson

Jay Neff

Fritz Timm

Mickey Whitaker


Monday, September 15th, 2014

2013-14 NBUA Board in Action - September

By Hank Margeson

The Board met on Monday the 8th in Shoreline, completing our trek around the county! Anticipating a potentially long meeting, I dispatched with the President's message and after we reviewed past meeting's minutes we moved directly into old business items. Our first order of business was to discuss and select the 2014 Award winners which will be officially announced at our Banquet on September 27th. (Read full story)




Saturday, September 27th, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., NBUA Golf Tournament (Awards to follow) Mill Creek Country Club

Saturday, September 27th, 2014 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., NBUA Annual Banquet Cocktail Hour Mill Creek Country Club

Saturday, September 27th, 2014 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., NBUA Annual Banquet Mill Creek Country Club

Monday, October 6th, 2014 POLLS OPEN for 2014 NBUA ELECTIONS ONLINE ONLY

Monday, October 13th, 2014 6PM POLLS CLOSE, Annual Meeting, Elections Results followed by BOD Meeting WIAA Offices in Renton, 435 Main Ave. S



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