STATE PRESIDENT ELECTIONS

ELECT YOUR NEXT STATE PRESIDENT

Make your chapter’s voice heard through the elections process at the State Career Development Conference!

Voting Delegates are responsible for representing your chapter in the State President Selection process for Washington DECA. Be sure to select members to be voting delegates who will be available to participate in the schedule below.

Voting delegates are expected to fulfill this role in a professional manner by understanding the responsibilities.

ELECTION SCHEDULE FOR VOTING DELEGATES

Thursday, March 2

Candidate Speeches

Candidate Speeches during opening session

6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

Meydenbauer Center Hall

Candidate speeches will be delivered live during the Opening Session.

Watch here.

Thursday, March 2

Election and Q+A Sessions

Election and Q+A Sessions

Session 1: 7:45  – 8:30 p.m.

Session 2: 8:30 – 9:15 p.m.

Meydenbauer Center Theater

In-person Q&A session for voting delegates to meet State President candidates. Chapters are assigned to Session 1 or 2.

View assignments.

If your Chapter is not attending on March 2, join us virtually at 7:45 p.m. or 8:30 p.m. on March 2.

Join Instagram Live here.

Friday, March 3

E-Voting

cast your vote!

5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cast your vote. E-voting logins distributed to advisors in registration packets.

Voting Instructions.

Saturday, March 4

Grand Awards Session

Grand Awards Session

9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

New State President announced and introduced with the 2023-2024 State Officer Team.

Watch here.

which election session does my chapter attend?

Chapter attending SCDC on March 2:

Session 1: 7:45 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. // Session 2: 8:30 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.

Location: Meydenbauer Center Theater (Floor 2)

Chapter NOT attending SCDC on March 2:

Join us virtually at 7:45 p.m. or 8:30 p.m. on March 2.

HOW DO I CAST MY VOTE?

Review the Voting Delegate Instructions or read below.

STATE PRESIDENT Candidates

Jackeline Valdez

Praveena Mahendran

Shashwat Jannawar

William Chang