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Meet the candidates for USTA's Board of Directors( Wed, Feb 7 00:02:AM)




Dear USTA Professional member:

Yesterday you received an email with information about the upcoming election for USTA’s Board of Directors. As you know, there will be two rounds of voting:
•    Round 1: Beginning Thursday, February 15, 2018, all eligible Professional members may vote for one candidate from Sector 2 (Central Region) and one candidate from Sector 4 (Southeast Region). Round 1 voting concludes at 11:59 pm PST on Wednesday, February 28, 2018. The candidate receiving the highest number of votes in each sector will become the sector representative.

USTA is pleased to announce the candidates in Round 1:
Sector 2:   Sector 4:  
Sheri Carter Texas
Read Sheri's bio    

John Chamberlain Florida
Read John's bio



Koralea Slagle Kansas   
Read Kora's bio                                                                                                                             

Katherine Sargent Florida  
Read Katherine's bio                                                                                                                  

•    Round 2: On Monday, March 5, 2018, Round 2 will take place to select a director for the First At-Large position. All candidates not elected for a sector seat in Round 1 plus any additional candidates vying for the First At-Large seat, regardless of sector, will be placed on the First At-Large ballot. The candidate receiving the highest number of votes will become the First At-Large representative.
USTA is pleased to announce the candidates in Round 2:
First At Large Position:
Karen Cammer
New York
Read Karen's bio

Kristine Rodrigues
Read Kristine's bio

Sector 2               Candidate            

Sector 4
You are encouraged to learn more about the candidates by reading their bios.

Per USTA's Election Procedures, all current (paid dues by 1-15-18) Professional members who are 18 or older during the time of the election are eligible to vote. Professional members must go to the USTA website,, log in to Members Only (using the User ID and password you set up), and click on Voting in the left hand menu. Please note: you must vote in Round 1 in order to be eligible to vote in Round 2. We encourage all eligible Professional members to participate in our democratic process and exercise your right to vote!

Thank you for your attention to this important matter. If you have any questions about the election, please contact any member of the USTA Election Committee:

Tom Breuckman, Chair,
Jason Lee,
Susan Skaggs,
Jackie Stewart,