Vote in the 2018 Board of Directors Election

Posted: October 25, 2018 10:00 AM

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Oct. 25, 2018) - Voting is open in the 2019-21 USA Ultimate Board of Directors election. All current and eligible USA Ultimate members are encouraged to learn more about the candidates and vote.

There are two elections this year – an at-large election in which all current USA Ultimate members in good standing are eligible to vote and an elite-athlete election in which only members defined as elite athletes may vote. Elite athletes are defined in Section 5.6 of the USA Ultimate bylaws, and the full list of teams and events that qualify are listed towards the bottom of the 2018 call for nominations.

Five candidates are running for one available at-large seat: Jimmy Donnellon, Matt Goff, Ethan Latinsky, Frank Nam and Timothy Rockwood.

Three candidates are running for the available elite-athlete seat: Kurt Gibson, Dave Klink and Charlie Mercer.

Learn more about the people running in this year's election:

 - Read the candidate statements

 - Read the Q&A with at-large candidates

 - Read the Q&A with elite-athlete candidates


Voting is easy.

1. Log in to your member account at

3. Click on the "Voting" icon.

4. Choose the election in which you wish to vote (at-large or elite athlete). 
*If you are not an elite athlete as defined by Section 5.6 of USA Ultimate’s Bylaws, you will not be given the option to vote in the elite-athlete election.  

5. Follow the voting instructions.

Voting closes Friday, Nov. 9, at 2:00 p.m. MT.

Have any questions or comments? We welcome community feedback and discussion made in a respectful manner. Please refrain from profanity or personal attacks, as such public comments negatively reflect on our sport and community.