2022 CASE Elections

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Election Information

CASE Election.

Two (2) Officer and seven (7) Director-at-Large positions are up for election this fall. Here’s what you should know:

 

The Jobs

 

Position Description
CASE Director
(2-year term)
Per Article IV of the CASE Bylaws and the California Corporations Code, CASE Directors have a fiduciary responsibility to act in the best interest of CASE Members. They set the CASE budget, direct Staff work, and are responsible for the conduct of all CASE Business.
CASE President
(1-year term completing the 2021-23 Presidential term)
Per Article VI, Section 7, the CASE President is the Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation, subject to control of the Board of Directors. The President exercises general supervision, direction, and control of CASE activities, presides over Board Meetings, chairs the Bargaining Committee, and is ex-officio member of all other standing committees.
CASE Vice President
(1-year term completing the 2021-23 Presidential term)
Per Article VI, Section 8, the CASE Vice President performs all duties of the President in the President’s absence.
Time Commitment CASE Directors and Officers meet for quarterly Board Meetings, monthly or biweekly committee meetings, and are expected to remain in regular communication with their fellow Board members and CASE staff to conduct the business of CASE.

 

Click here to review the CASE Bylaws for more information.

Election Calendar
Date Description
August 26, 2022

Nomination petitions are due at the CASE office by 5:00pm. See below for details. (CASE Bylaws, Article III, section 3.14(b).)

Last day to join CASE to be eligible to cast a ballot in the Election. (CASE Bylaws, Article III, section 15).

August 31, 2022 Last day for any candidate to withdraw from the election and not have their name appear on the ballot.
September 1, 2022 Elections Committee to meet, review nominating petitions, publish certified list of eligible candidates no later than 5:00pm. (CASE Bylaws, Article III, section 3.14(b).)
September 29, 2022 Optional candidate statements due at the CASE office by 5:00pm. Mailed, electronic or facsimile copies of candidate statements will be accepted.
October 14, 2022 Ballots and optional candidate statements emailed to all CASE Members. Any requests for a replacement ballot link shall be directed to CASE.
November 4, 2022 Voting period shall end at 5:00pm and results will be published via email and on the CASE website shortly after the close of balloting.
November 18, 2022 CASE Quarterly Board Meeting and Swearing-In of 2022 Elected Officers and Directors.
Candidate Nomination Information
Only CASE Members are eligible to run for CASE office.
Download a Nominating Petition here. Complete the Petition and collect signatures of fellow CASE Members. Every field on the form must be completed. Only complete petitions may be accepted.
Nomination petitions must have at least five (5) valid signatures from active CASE voting members. (CASE Bylaws, Article III, section 3.14(b). No exceptions to this rule will be made. Due to continuing telework, electronic signatures are permitted on nominating forms.)
It is the responsibility of each candidate to contact the CASE office to verify the validity of signatures. If a candidate is running for both an Officer and Director-at-Large position, separate nominating petitions must be submitted for each office.
Each person signing your nomination petition must provide their name, department, classification, work address, phone number, e-mail address, and signature.
Non-members, retired members, confidential employees, managers, and supervisors may not run for, or hold office.
2022 Certified Candidates

The CASE Elections Committee has certified the following candidates:

To fill the remainder of the 2021-23 Presidential Term (1 elected):

 

R. Timothy O’Connor
Attorney V
State Compensation Insurance Fund

To fill the remainder of the 2021-23 Vice Presidential Term (1 elected):

 

Jaclyn Grossman
Deputy Attorney General IV
Department of Justice

For Director-at-Large, 2022-24 Term (7 elected):

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Anthony Seferian
    Deputy Attorney General V
    Department of Justice
  • Daniel Fuchs
    Deputy Attorney General V
    Department of Justice
  • John de Leon
    Attorney IV
    State Compensation Insurance Fund
  • Katrina Boghouzian Manookian
    Attorney IV
    State Compensation Insurance Fund
  • Nima Razfar
    Deputy Attorney General IV
    Department of Justice
  • Raymond Cervantez
    Dep Labor Commissioner I
    Department of Industrial Relations
  • Ryan Smith
    Deputy Attorney General IV
    Department of Justice
  • Seaton Tsai
    Attorney IV
    State Compensation Insurance Fund
  • Tucker Wisdom-Stack
    Deputy Attorney III
    Caltrans

 

Candidate Statements (Available October 14)

Candidate Statements will be made available October 14, 2022.

Voting

Only CASE Members may vote for CASE Officers and Directors. The last day to join CASE to be eligible to cast a ballot in the Election is Friday, August 26, 2022.

CASE will be conducting the elections via electronic voting. More information on voting will be provided to CASE Members upon the close of the nomination period. 

If you have any questions about the election, please contact the Elections Committee at elections@calattorneys.org.

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