CSSA OFFICER ELECTIONS

2018/2019

Each academic year the CSSA Board of Directors elect executive and special officers to represent the CSU student voice.  Officers have both general and position-specific responsibilities. These responsibilities are generally listed in the CSSA Constitution. Candidates are encouraged to reach out to current officers and staff for more information.

Executive Officers

EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

CSSA OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

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CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER CANDIDATES

CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

Comprised of five executive officers, the CSSA executive committee provides leadership to the organization. Officers are elected for a one-year term from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020. In addition to general leadership, each officer has unique roles and responsibilities as outlined in the Cal State Student Association Constitution.

The following are the candidates for executive officer positions:

President | 3 Candidates

Genesis Jara
Michael Wiafe
Noel Mora

Chair | 3 Candidates

Estefania Fraticelli
Stephanie Estrada
Zahraa Khuraibet

Vice President of Finance | 2 Candidates

Jorge Salazar
Michelle Tran

Vice President of Legislative Affairs | 3 Candidates

Atticus Reyes
Grace Pang
Tracy Johnson

Vice President of University Affairs | 4 Candidates

Andres Ramirez
Jacquelyn Acosta
Krystal Raynes
Wonuola Olagunju

IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES

CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

Friday, March 8, 2019 Application materials are available on the Cal State Student Association (CSSA) website.
Monday, April 15, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. All application materials must be received. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Sunday, May 5, 2019 Executive Officer Elections (Sonoma State University)*

* The date and location are accurate at the time of the release of the 2019/2020 Cal State Student Association (CSSA) Executive Officer Elections Filing Packet, but may change.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

Individuals seeking candidacy for a 2019/2020 CSSA executive officer position must meet various minimum requirements during their candidacy and incumbency (if elected). Individuals must meet the requirements listed in the link below.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

REQUIRED TRAINING & ATTENDANCE

CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

In addition to all 2019/2020 CSSA regular and special meetings, executive officers are required to attend the following orientations, trainings, meetings, and conferences. The dates and locations are accurate to the best knowledge at the time of the release of the 2019/2020 Cal State Student Association (CSSA) Executive Officer Elections Filing Packet.

Thursday, June 6 –  Sunday, June 9, 2019 CSSA Executive Officer Orientation & June CSSA Plenary Meeting (CSU Monterey Bay)
Sunday, June 9 – Sunday, June 16, 2019 Panetta Institute’s Education for Leadership in Public Service Seminar*
Thursday, July 18 – Sunday, July 21, 2019 CSSA Executive Officer Training & July CSSA Plenary Meeting (CSU Office of the Chancellor)
Friday, August 9 – Monday, August 12, 2019 CSUnity Preparation & Conference (CSU Fullerton)
March 2020 CHESS Preparation & Conference (Sacramento, CA)
Monthly CSSA Plenary Meetings+
Other Additional position-specific meetings & conferences

*The CSSA president and chair should attend the Panetta Institute’s Education for Leadership in Public Service Seminar unless they have previously attended.
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October 2019 – June 2020 meeting dates are approved by the CSSA Board of  Directors at the July 2019 CSSA meeting

ELECTIONS RULES & POLICIES

CSSA EXECUTIVE OFFICER ELECTIONS

2019-2020 Term

The elections process is conducted in accordance with the CSSA Elections Policy and pursuant to CA Education Code, §89305.1(e), the Gloria Romero Open Meeting Act of 2000.

ELECTIONS RULES & POLICIES

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

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