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2013 League Board Elections
New League Board Members elected
Planet Bike has a significant commitment to supporting advocacy at the national, state and local level. Jay is an active bicycle advocate at the local and national levels, having served on the Bicycle Federation of Wisconsin Board of Directors and as co-chair of the Mayor of Madison's Platinum Bicycle Planning Committee from 2006 to 2008. He is an active year round bicycle commuter.
Tania Lo is the co-owner, publisher and editor-in-chief of Momentum Mag, an independent media company that celebrates the growing transportation cycling movement in North America, with an emphasis on women and families. She envisions a day when over 50% of all trips in North America are made by foot or by bike. Tania is also the producer of award winning feature documentary Long Road North - from Patagonia to the Arctic, the story of discovery, personal endurance, cultural identities and family trials and tribulations from behind the handlebars. She is a dedicated bicycle commuter in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Nicole is the Managing Director of Tour de Cure, a fundraising campaign with 90 cycling events nationwide that has grown from 26,000 riders to more than 62,000. Through the Tour de Cure, Nicole promotes cycling to new audiences as a means to improve health and reduce the incidence of diabetes. Nicole rides regularly, in various modes: at low speed with family on the paths around the Washington, D.C. area, at moderate speeds in various cycling events around the country and in high-speed pace lines on timed segments.detailed board qualifications (pdf).
The schedule for election to the League board of directors in 2014 will be published shortly after the annual meeting on March 5th 2013.
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About the elections
To ensure the most fair vote possible, the League has switched to preferential voting. Click here to find out how the voting works.
How Nominations are Gathered
The League Governance Committee solicited recommendations for candidates for the 2012 Board elections. The Board of Directors govern and set broad policy and direction for the League. Board members serve three-year terms. Eight are elected nationally by members and seven are appointed by the board. Three member-elected positions are open for this election.
How Candidates Apply
· A person nominated himself/herself—to ensure the candidate understands the requirements and accepts the responsibilities.