The SYA Little League Board of Directors is pleased to announce the upcoming 2014 Annual Meeting and Election for the Board of Directors. This body oversees the property and daily affairs of SYA East and SYA West Little Leagues, for players 4-12 years of age.
Procedures for the election call for nominations to fill the current vacant slots on the Board, approximately half the board each year. On election night, scheduled for Wednesday October 8, 2014 at 7:30pm at Stone Middle School in the Theatre, those SYA Little League Members present will vote on the nominations and review the Constitution for any potential changes, as well as receive an overview of the past year and planned league activities for 2015 and beyond. These elections will include absentee ballots from those members unable to attend this meeting - Absentee Ballots (after Oct 1) will be available through Tuesday, October 7, 2014.
The membership of SYA Little League is comprised of all persons registered with SYA Little League as volunteers to include managers, coaches, and other general volunteers. As members, you have the right and responsibility to participate in these elections for the Board of Directors thereby representing the overall SYA Little League community. Parents, family members and fans of the game are also encouraged to register/attend as members and participate in this annual meeting and election. All members must register to be recognized as a part of SYA Little League, regardless of position. The current Board of Directors urges your participation in this process, either in person or via absentee ballot.
Once this general election is completed, the new Board of Directors will convene to determine which Board Member will fill specific positions on the board as set forth in our constitution. Only members of the Board may vote during this follow-on process.
If you would like to register as a member and thus be eligible to vote in this general election, click here to register. You can just show up at this meeting and register on site. Further information will be available as the election date approaches.