February 15, 2019
All Members in Good Standing
of the Bankruptcy Bar Association
of the Southern District of Florida
Re: Nominations for 2019-2020 BBA Board Vacancies
Dear Member in Good Standing:
As Secretary of the Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida (the “Association”), it is my responsibility to send you the enclosed Nominating Petition for this year’s board member elections. You should refer to the Association’s By-Laws if you have any questions about election procedures.
The following offices are open for election: President Elect, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Each officer serves a one-year term. Three director positions are open for election: two At-Large Directors, one Fort Lauderdale Director, and one West Palm Beach Director. To qualify for the Fort Lauderdale Director seat, the candidate must practice primarily in the Fort Lauderdale Division. To qualify for the West Palm Beach Director seat, the candidate must practice primarily in the West Palm Beach Division. Each director serves a three-year term.
If you are interested in serving as an officer or director for the Association, please sign the attached Nominating Petition, have same signed by at least five (5) members in good standing of the Association (which signatures do not include your own), and promptly return the completed petition to Ross Hartog:
Markowitz, Ringel, Trusty & Hartog, P.A.
101 NE Third Avenue, Suite 1210
Miami, Florida 33301
Nominating Petitions must be received or post-marked on or before Friday, March 15, 2019.
We are also pleased to announce that the Association will again be conducting this year’s election by means of an online voting platform.