ACCT Virtual Elections

August 27, 2020

As specified by the ACCT Bylaws, each region shall, at a Regional Caucus held during the annual Community College Leadership Congress, prior to the Senate Meeting, elect a Regional Director(s), Diversity Committee member(s) and Regional Nominating Committee members. During annual ACCT Congress, September 30 - October 1, the following positions are to be elected virtually: 

Regional Caucus Meetings: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - Thursday October 1, 2020

ACCT Board of Directors: one regional director is elected from each of the five regions.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee: one member is elected from each of the five regions.  

Regional Nominating Committee: depending on the vacancies in each of the five regions, nominating committee members are elected. Additionally, the chair of each Nominating Committee is elected by the members of the respective Nominating Committee at the close of the regional caucus. 

Senate Meeting: Thursday, October 1, 2020

ACCT Board of Directors: three directors at-large are elected. 


Virtual Election Logistics

The Regional Caucus and Senate Meetings schedule is listed below. Please refer to page 7 and 8 of the Fall 2020 Advisor for the meeting agenda and the rules of procedures.  

Voting delegates and non-delegate members can attend these elections. Voting delegates have been sent an email on how to vote. If you have not received it, please contact

NOTE: All meetings are Eastern Daylight Time.  




Regional Caucus: 

Northeast Region: Wednesday, September 30 (10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.) 

Central Region: Wednesday, September 30 (1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.)

Pacific Region: Wednesday, September 30 (3:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.) 

Southern Region: Thursday, October 1 (10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.)

Western Region: Thursday, October 1 (12:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.)

Senate Meeting

Thursday, October 1 (3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.)


Voting Delegate Information 

A voting delegate letter has been sent to each voting member institution via email. If the institution has not received this emailed notification, please contact ACCT at  

Register your voting delegate by September 28, 2020. The voting delegate must be present at the the time of the election to vote. 

We also encourage you to view our FAQ page. This page will include voting delegate eligibility and selection; ballot information and voting procedures; and other election questions.


Candidate Information 

Candidate biographies can be found in the Fall 2020 Advisor


More Information

Please visit the Virtual Election FAQ page for frequently asked questions.