The 2018 RESNET Board Election voting will be online and the deadline for voting will be Monday, December 17, 2018.

The RESNET By-Laws provides for staggered terms of office for board members.  The tenure of the following seats will expire on December 31, 2018:

Provider Representatives – 2 Seats

Incumbents are:

Cy Kilbourn, Ekotrope

Nancy St.Hilaire, Home Energy Group

Rater Representatives – 3 Seats

Incumbents are:

Robert Eipert, Bremen Energy Auditors, LLC

Roy Honican, Blue Grass Energy

Abe Kruger, SK Collaborative

Associate Members Representative – 1 Seat

Incumbent is:

David Goldstein, Natural Resources Defense Council

Code Official Representative – 1 Seat

Incumbent is:

Mark Johnson, International Code Council

Appraiser Representative – 1 Seat

Incumbent is:

Jim Amorin, Appraisal Institute

According to Section 3.03 of the RESNET By-Laws on the RESNET board elections, members of each membership category elect their representatives on the board.

The RESNET By-Laws provide that the RESNET Board Executive Committee appoint a Board Nominations Committee that would recommend a slate of candidates for each membership’s consideration.   The RESNET By-Laws are posted on RESNET’s web site at http://www.resnet.us/about/bylaws.pdf

The RESNET Board of Directors has adopted procedures for RESNET Board Elections.  The procedures include the process for nominating candidates to be placed on the ballot and the security and transparency of the vote counting process.  To view the new procedures go to RESNET Board Procedures for RESNET Board Elections

Persons interested in being considered by the 2018 Board Election Nominations Committee must complete the application posted here by September 28, 2018.  The application will include a Statement of Affiliations and Interests for Candidates for the RESNET Board of Directors and a Candidate Questionnaire that must be completed to be considered.

The nominations committee will announce the slate of candidates on October 19, 2018.

Interested candidates not nominated by the nominations committee can secure a place on the ballot by securing an electronic petition signed by a minimum of 10% of the membership category that the candidate represents.  The deadline for submitting independent nomination petitions is November 16, 2018.

The following are the timelines for the 2018 RESNET Board Election:

Call for nominations to be considered as candidates for the RESNET 2018 Board election: September 7, 2018

RESNET 2018 Board election  Deadline for Applications to be Board Candidate: September 28, 2018

Notification of board candidates nominated by the 2018 RESNET Board Nominations Committee: October 19, 2018

Deadline for Submitting Petitions to be Independent: November 16, 2018


Link to Online Ballot E-mailed to Membership: December 3, 2018

Deadline for online voting: December 17, 2018

Announcement of Election Results: December 21, 2018

Election Resources