Be a delegate in Japan. Help shape the future of Kiwanis. Vote for officers who will lead the organization, and express your opinion on proposed amendments. Kiwanis clubs in good standing are allowed two representatives in the House of Delegates, along with two alternates. Download the certificate of election
of club delegates and alternates to the Kiwanis International convention. Note: Candidate pages posted as information is received from the candidate.
ANNOUNCED CANDIDATES FOR KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL BOARD
To be elected during 2013–14, for terms beginning 2014–15
(as of October 1, 2013)
—one to be elected: John R. Button, Eastern Canada and the Caribbean District
—one to be elected: Susan A. Petrisin, Michigan District
—one to be elected:
Jane M. Erickson, Nebraska-Iowa District
Warren F. Mitchell, Rocky Mountain District Sjoerd R.J. Timmermans
, Netherlands District
: Five (5) trustee offices will be filled as follows:
• UNITED STATES AND PACIFIC CANADA
— Three (3) three-year terms to be elected at the 2014 Kiwanis International convention in Japan, (July 17–20, 2014) by delegates from the United States and Pacific Canada Region only. Announced candidates are:
John M. Brown, Utah-Idaho District M.A. “Fred” Dietze
, Wisconsin-Upper Michigan District John E. DeVilbiss
, Ohio District Arthur N. Riley
, Capital District
Dewey Smith, Georgia District
Barbara Thompson, Missouri-Arkansas District
• AT-LARGE SEAT REGION
— One (1) three-year term to be elected at the 2014 Kiwanis International convention in Japan, (July 17–20, 2014) by delegates from all regions. Candidates from all regions, except United States and Pacific Canada, are eligible.
No candidates have been announced.
• ASIA-PACIFIC REGION
—One (1) three-year term to be elected at the 2014 Asia-Pacific convention in Japan, (July 17–20, 2014) by delegates from the Asia-Pacific region. Announced candidate is:
Koshiro Kitazato, Japan District
The Canada/Caribbean Region does not have a guaranteed trustee seat open for the 2014–15 administrative year.
The Europe Region does not have a guaranteed trustee seat open for the 2014–15 administrative year.
Ballots being collected during the 2013 ASPAC conference. Electronic voting units will be used at the Tokyo-Chiba convention.