Nominations are open for the MMSDC Board of Directors
The Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council is accepting nominations for the upcoming election of its Board of Directors. Those elected will serve a two-year term beginning January 1, 2021 and ending December 31, 2022.
As a Corporate Member in good standing, you are invited to submit your nominations. There are three (3) at-large seats available and one (1) Mid-Michigan seat available, for a total of four (4) corporate member seats available. There is no vacancy in the West Michigan region this year. We encourage you to participate in this important process by using the downloadable nomination form below.
The nomination deadline is Friday, September 25 at 5:00pm EST, no exceptions
All MBEs in good standing are eligible to nominate and vote for the vacant MBE seats on the Board of Directors and nominate and vote for the MBEIC Officers.
All Corporate Members in good standing are eligible to nominate and vote for the vacant Corporate Member seats on the Board of Directors.
View the MMSDC Board of Directors Nominee Requirements:https://minoritysupplier.org/bod-nominee-requirements/
Submit Your Board of Director Nominations:
Election Timeline Summary
2020 Election Timeline:
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Distribute nomination forms to Members & MBEs.
Friday, September 25, 2020 (by 5:00pm EST)
Deadline for submitting nomination forms to MMSDC.
Monday, September 28, 2020
Distribute notice of nomination, the requirements of the position, and acknowledgment form used for accepting the nomination to potential candidates.
Monday, October 5, 2020 by 5:00pm ET
Nominees must return their acceptance or decline of nomination to MMSDC. Acceptance acknowledgment must be accompanied by a current resume, statement of interest/value and a photo.
Monday, October 12, 2020
Distribute ballots and candidate statements.
Monday, October 26, 2020 by 5:00pm ET
Deadline for casting votes.
Friday, November 6, 2020
Results of the election to be ratified during board meeting.
Week of November 9, 2020
Formal press statement will be released to Corporate Members and MBEs with the election results, results will be posted to MMSDC website, and notice will be sent to each candidate with their election results.