Branch Elections

On November 19, 2022, between 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Arizona time, the election of officers and At Large members of the Executive Committee of the East Valley NAACP will occur. The election will be conducted by the National NAACP using Election Buddy.

The National NAACP will send members their ballots through the Election Buddy system. By default, ballots will be emailed. The email subject line will be Mesa/Chandler (East Valley) Branch Election. There will be no in-person voting, nor mail-in voting.

Get to know the candidates running for office. Visit our Candidates Corner to review the campaign materials from our candidates: https://bit.ly/candidatescorner

Written notification of the election was mailed to all members in good standing with instructions and timeline for the election. In order to vote in a Branch election, one must be a member in good standing of the Branch 30 days prior to the election, and one must use the Election Buddy system.


2022 Candidates

Below is the 2022 slate of candidates. Thank you for answering the call of leadership.

Candidates for President
o Kiana Sears
Candidates for Second Vice President
o Nadia Khalighi
Candidates for Secretary
o Michelle Rose
Candidates for Treasurer
o Angela Copeland
Candidates for the Executive Committee At-Large Members (3 seats available)
o Betty McGee
o Kenja Hassan
o Timothy Bradley
o William Smitherman

There are no candidates for First Vice President, Assistant Secretary, nor Assistant Treasurer.