Preliminary Results of the 2018 USA Ultimate Board of Directors Election

Posted: November 9, 2018 04:08 PM

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Nov. 9, 2018) - USA Ultimate announced today preliminary and unofficial results of the USA Ultimate Board of Directors election after polls closed at 2:00 p.m. MT Friday. 

This year, there were two seats up for election – one at-large and one elite athlete.

In the at-large election, Frank Nam received the most votes, collecting 1,269. All totaled, 1,917 people voted from an eligible pool of 56,461 USA Ultimate members.

Charlie Mercer received 349 votes, the most in the elite-athlete election. A total of 652 elite athletes from a pool of 2,036 eligble members cast votes.

Pending verification of results and voter eligibility, Nam will replace outgoing at-large member Henry Thorne, and Mercer will replace Dave Klink. Terms for newly elected board members will commence on Jan. 1, 2019, and expire on Dec. 31, 2021.

2019-21 USA Ultimate Board of Directors Election:
Unofficial Results

At-Large Votes
Jimmy Donnellon 157
Matt Goff 157
Ethan Latinsky 69
Frank Nam 1,269
Timothy Rockwood 265


Elite-Athlete Votes
Kurt Gibson 71
Dave Klink 232
Charlie Mercer 349


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